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Attorney General formally reported to BSB following recent comments

Attorney General Suella Braverman MP has been reported to the BSB following recent comments about Dominic Cummings, Solicitors Journal has learned

05 Jun 2020

New report calls for urgent steps around remote civil courts

A major report published today on the impact of covid-19 on civil court users recommends immediate steps to be taken

05 Jun 2020

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Sorting out the aftermath

Alec Samuels examines the law on the break-up of cohabitation and civil partnership

04 Jun 2020

Legal profession adds voice to international condemnation of George Floyd death

Professional bodies have responded to the death of George Floyd in police custody in Minnesota last week

04 Jun 2020

Legal start-ups miss out on £1.25bn support package

The Law Society has voiced concerns over whether the government’s £1.25bn covid-19 support fund excludes crucial legal businesses

03 Jun 2020

DWF: Questions abound over CEO's shock departure

DWF’s longstanding managing partner Andrew Leaitherland has been ousted from the firm in a shock management reshuffle leaving the industry to wonder what went

02 Jun 2020

Right to prosecute junior solicitor with mental health issues, says SRA

The SRA has rejected an attack on its handling of a junior solicitor who was struck off after leaving sensitive documents on a train

01 Jun 2020

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