More articles by Nicola Laver

Local authority funding boost for local land charges move

A further £26m has been promised to local authorities to speed up migration of local land charges services to central register

12 May 2021

Immigration law proposals a 'serious threat' to the rule of law

The Law Society said Home Office immigration law plans pose a 'serious threat' to the rule of law

12 May 2021

Cash payment solicitor lawfully dismissed

A solicitor was lawfully dismissed for gross misconduct after accepting £150 in cash ‘posted’ through his car window, appeal judges ruled

12 May 2021

Queen’s Speech: government mustn’t undermine justice, says Law Society

Rights are meaningless if people cannot defend or realise them, the Law Society warns

11 May 2021

Cost of workplace conflict spirals

The annual cost to employers of workplace conflicts reached nearly £29bn just before the pandemic, according to ACAS

11 May 2021

CILEX: criminal legal aid not sustainable career

Criminal legal aid work is no longer a sustainable career path for legal executives, CILEX said

11 May 2021

New initiative launched to tackle abusive behaviour at the bar

Barristers have been urged to back a new initiative aimed at tackling abusive behaviour and improve the culture at the bar

07 May 2021

Overworked conveyancers at breaking point

Residential conveyancers are struggling to cope with the covid-19 property boom 

05 May 2021

‘Explosive’ growth of legal tech sees $1.6bn investment for Clio

A leading cloud-based legal tech company has been valued at a staggering US$1.6bn after a major funding round

04 May 2021

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