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LETR: It's the taking part that matters, really
New competence framework essential to avoid a legal Mid-Staffs scandal, says SRA
How financial stability got to take centre stage
Tougher economic conditions have undoubtedly made life more difficult for mid-size law firms but those embracing more...
What's a reasonable maximum fine?
The regulator's latest bid to increase its fining power is still too high, argues Stuart Bushell
The training of both judges and lawyers must change to suit a new, hybrid justice system
As court practice and procedure evolve, there is an urgent need for lawyers, judges and legal trainers to consider how...
International disputes over wills are no longer the preserve of the super-rich
The multi-jurisdiction battle over Lord Lambton's estate is just an extreme
example of the growing rise in contentious...
Mitchell: an end to satellite litigation
The ruling is not conclusive enough to end the type of litigation the costs reforms seek to abolish, says Kash Balogun
Delegable duties: new boundaries for local authorities' liability
The Supreme Court decision holding Basildon council liable for a swimming pool accident merely refines the definition...
Give more to charity so HMRC takes less from an estate
Despite the government's initiative to encourage charitable bequests, some clients are missing out on effective...
Julian Boswall and Cathryn Tracey take a look at energy farms planning permissions, a speedier process for appeals and...
Charity law update
New guidance clarifying charities' status benefits the public and trustees, says Tom Murdoch
Directors owe a range of duties to investors
The fight for business has never been tougher, and with the economy finally on the mend, now is the time to remind...
Warding against fraud, managing complaints, and reporting requirement - check out our...
A new picture of health
For each firm in financial difficulty, there are hundreds that are taking decisive action
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