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Stories and information about developments affecting the legal professions, both locally and nationally.

Podcast: GDPR - 100 Days On
November 13, 2018
Podcast: GDPR - 100 Days On

Listen to Pearl Moses and Jorren Knibbe discuss the practical application of GDPR in legal business

Austerity Continues For Justice
November 8, 2018
Austerity Continues For Justice

Hopes of Treasury generosity to improve state of justice system dashed by the Budget

Law Society Warns Of Threat To Extradition Laws
November 6, 2018
Law Society Warns Of Threat To Extradition Laws

"The British people may not be forgiving if the UK becomes a safe haven for criminals"

Neasham Marks Armistice Centenary
October 26, 2018
Neasham Marks Armistice Centenary

The small village of Neasham is hosting an ambitious tribute to commemorate the Armistice

SRA Reporting Concerns Consultation Response
October 18, 2018
SRA Reporting Concerns Consultation Response

The Law Society has published its response to the SRA's Reporting Concerns consultation

SDT Standard Of Proof Consultation
October 16, 2018
SDT Standard Of Proof Consultation

Law Society responds to Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal consultation
 

Law Society Acts On Misuse Of NDAs
October 15, 2018
Law Society Acts On Misuse Of NDAs

Law Society informs MPs that it will take action over inappropriate use of non-disclosure agreements

William Hutton Prize 2018
October 8, 2018
William Hutton Prize 2018

Prize recognises and rewards the region's most exceptional trainee

 

TVLS Welcomes New District Judge
October 4, 2018
TVLS Welcomes New District Judge

Clare Davies sworn in as District Judge at Teesside Crown Court
 

Court Of Appeal Reasserts Client-Lawyer Confidentiality
September 26, 2018
Court Of Appeal Reasserts Client-Lawyer Confidentiality

Judgement in case of SFO v ENRC described as "shot in the arm" for justice