Issue 7 of Research Roundup, the Law Society's regular publication highlighting recent research on the legal services market, reviews material published since September 2017 covering a range of topics including the legal needs of small businesses and experiences of the legal complaints process.
Some other highlights of this issue include:
- Academic articles exploring the relationship between the law and blockchain, including GDPR and smart contracts.
- Research into the current training of barristers, and challenges facing legal education to provide legal professionals fit for the future.
- Survey findings updating on how consumers are choosing and using legal services.