Solicitors are being warned to prepare themselves for a major upheaval in the handling of litigation costs, as a new electronic bill of costs is set to be compulsory by […]
In the last few days, Manchester Law Society has received what it has called an ‘overwhelming’ response to its plea for pro bono advice and representation for those affected or […]
Lady Justice Hallett has stated that jury trials should only be used in criminal cases of “sufficient seriousness.” Delivering the annual Blackstone lecture, this year held on 20th May, Hallett LJ […]
Law firms face a greater threat of cyber attacks due to the client data they hold and the increasing availability of technology which facilitates such attacks. The recent WannaCry ransomware […]
Civil servants and journalists could face imprisonment for disclosing information that would otherwise be available to anyone asking for it via the Freedom of Information Act, due to proposals by […]
A top silk has been lambasted after he placed responsibility on a victim for her own sexual assault at the hand of her stepfather, a disciplinary tribunal has found. Howard […]
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