International

UK legal services market ‘second only’ to the US

The UK’s legal services sector is strong and continues to grow in spite of Brexit, according to a detailed report from industry-led body 

Shedding light on the dark web

Too many companies, including law firms, don’t concern themselves with the murky depths of the web. That’s a mistake that can prove costly, says Adam H Bloomenstein

The couple that arbitrates together…

Philip Hunter considers what a new arbitration scheme designed to avoid forum shopping will mean for international marriage disputes

Law firms urged to get ‘houses in order’ over GDPR compliance

Insurance specialist sets up data protection taskforce to carry out full risk assessment

Lawyers risk prosecution for failure to report suspicion of financial sanctions breaches

Treasury reporting requirements updated to include ‘independent legal professionals’

What you need to know about GDPR and Privacy Shield

Julia Chain ponders what future eDiscovery considerations will arise from regulatory and information governance demands

Free abortions for NI women in England

Funding to be made available through the Government Equalities Office