Solicitors Journal Legal News

A portal for SME claims – what’s that all about?

Tony Guise considers the possibility of a Portal for SME debt claims

02 Dec 2021

Best of intentions? New Year’s resolutions for lawyers

David Pickup reflects on enduring professional principles for another year in practice

02 Dec 2021

Firms’ online presence: Is bigger better?

Alastair Murray considers how firms can optimise online operations

02 Dec 2021

Patisserie Valerie – and fraud prevention measures

Marcus Jones considers the case study of Patisserie Valerie

02 Dec 2021

Burning burnout: Beyond a culture of lawyer burnout

Nick Bloy considers how you can find balance and avoid burnout

02 Dec 2021

Flexible working – fit for firms?

Moira Campbell considers the complexities of flexible working for lawyers

02 Dec 2021

Part of the fold? CILEX lawyers and ‘belonging’

Professor Chris Bones comments that the legal sector must work harder to support CILEX lawyers and those from non-traditional backgrounds

02 Dec 2021

Italy: extending mediation proceedings of business-to-business contracts

Marco Lantelme assesses the implications of Italy’s reforms of the Alternative Dispute Resolution.

01 Dec 2021

Climate refugees: what should be done

Sharmistha Michaels argues governments should make more considerations for refugees fleeing the impacts of climate change.

06 Dec 2021

How innovation can help tackle climate change

Following COP26, Neil Foster explores how innovation is needed to consolidate climate change efforts.

06 Dec 2021

Hidden hate? Hate crime and NCHIs

Cathál MacPartholán considers non-crime hate incidents (NCHIs)

02 Dec 2021

Stress and the city: Solicitors, stress, and your health

Judi Rhule examines the effects of stress on the legal profession

02 Dec 2021

In principle? The principles behind principles

Susan Humble sums up what you need to know on the latest in solicitors’ regulation and compliance

02 Dec 2021

SFO v Petrofac: A new approach from the SFO?

David Stern and Rebecca Thomas analyse the Petrofac decision on bribery

02 Dec 2021