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

LASPO Legal Aid Review
August 29, 2018
LASPO Legal Aid Review

The government’s promised review of the LASPO Part 1 is now underway

 

Three Ways To Future-Proof Your Firm
August 29, 2018
Three Ways To Future-Proof Your Firm

What can firms do to ensure their long terms success?
 

BPC Forum - Save The Date
August 28, 2018
BPC Forum - Save The Date

BPC Forum to meet on 8 October at Northumbria Law School

 

Public Order Offences Consultation
August 28, 2018
Public Order Offences Consultation

Law Society responds to Sentencing Council's consultation on public order offences

Law Society Highly Critical Of SRA Proposals
August 28, 2018
Law Society Highly Critical Of SRA Proposals

LSB encouraged to reject "misguided" proposals that "jeopardise the public interest" and weaken the rule of law

QC Appointment Scheme Consultation
August 21, 2018
QC Appointment Scheme Consultation

Law Society advocacy advisory group responds to consultation issued by the QCA

Early Advice: Write To Lord Chancellor
August 21, 2018
Early Advice: Write To Lord Chancellor

Law Society's online tool simplifies process of writing to the Lord Chancellor about early legal advice

Technology And Law Policy Commission Holds First Session
August 17, 2018
Technology And Law Policy Commission Holds First Session

Commission investigates state of algorithms in the justice system

Response To Lords Committee Call For Evidence
August 16, 2018
Response To Lords Committee Call For Evidence

Law Society submits evidence to Select Committee reviewing Bribery Act

UCL Regulatory Framework Review
August 16, 2018
UCL Regulatory Framework Review

UCL have launched an independent review into the regulation of legal services