We are concerned that judicial reviews will not be effective or possible in the future, despite being a key part of democracy.
Your weekly update from our public affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.
We're warning against the passing of the Overseas Operations Bill, which would strip overseas military personnel of their rights and undermine their reputation on the world stage.
This briefing outlines our views in relation to the Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Bill ahead of its second reading in the House of Commons.
The foreign secretary has announced a new global sanctions regime separate from the wider EU structure.
This podcast explores UNISON’s fight for rights and what the Supreme Court’s judgment means for access to justice.
We welcome news that the government has dropped plans for new fixed fees for immigration appeals.
We welcome news that the Home Office is to suspend and review pre-decisions by algorithm in visas and immigration.
We've submitted written evidence to the Joint Committee on Human Rights’ pre-legislative scrutiny of the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill.
News that China has passed a national security law applicable in Hong Kong has been met with alarm by the Law Society of England and Wales and the Bar Council.
Our nomination of five Egyptian lawyers for the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) Human Rights Award 2020 is supported by all legal professional representative bodies of the United Kingdom: