Your weekly update from the Law Society’s public affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.
We're concerned about the negative impact the Bill of Rights Bill will have on the rule of law, access to justice and a person’s ability to protect their rights.
We've responded to the government's consultation on proposed changes to the Mental Capacity Act code of practice.
We stand in solidarity with people in Ukraine following the Russian Federation’s illegal invasion of the country. Lawyers in the UK have set up pro bono initiatives to lend their support.
We've responded to the Independent Human Rights Act Review call for evidence.