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News

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

Law Society Professional Update - 21 June
June 25, 2019
Law Society Professional Update - 21 June

Updates on the Law Society's recent activities

Strengthening The Law Society's Diversity and Inclusion Charter For The Profession
June 11, 2019
Strengthening The Diversity and Inclusion Charter

Law Society developing a strengthened charter to advance practice excellence

Law Society Council Report - May
June 10, 2019
Law Society Council Report - May

Latest updates from the Council of the Law Society of England & Wales

DEFRA Consultation On Biodiversity
February 28, 2019
DEFRA Consultation On Biodiversity

Law Society responds to consultaition on biodiversity net gain

Global Legal Blockchain Consortium
February 28, 2019
Global Legal Blockchain Consortium

Law Society hosts briefing session by the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium

Algorithms In The Justice System
February 27, 2019
Algorithms In The Justice System

Law Society's Technology and Law Policy Commission holds final evidence session

Law Society Berates LSB
February 27, 2019
Law Society Berates LSB

Law Society accuses regulator of ignoring evidence to the detriment of consumers
 

Law Society Excellence Awards 2019
February 14, 2019
Law Society Excellence Awards 2019

Nominations for the Law Society Excellence Awards 2019 are now open
 

The Law Society In Parliament
January 10, 2019
The Law Society In Parliament

A summary of the Law Society's parliamentary lobbying activity over the last month

MoJ To Review Criminal Legal Aid Payments
December 18, 2018
MoJ To Review Criminal Legal Aid Payments

Ministry to conduct "fundamental review" of criminal legal aid payment schemes