Tribunals & Courts

How sure is sure?

We need a more rigorous definition of ‘beyond reasonable doubt’, argues Clive Staffor

10 Nov 2016

The tide is turning in disability discrimination law

The courts’ increasingly liberal approach to article 15 claims places a greater onus on employers to provide objective justification for discrimination, says Kare

08 Nov 2016

No Brexit without parliament

Riccardo Calzavara and Toby Vanhegan consider the reasoning behind the High Court’s ruling that the government cannot trigger article 50 without parliament’

04 Nov 2016

SRA: Mandatory training of youth court solicitors ‘comes at a cost’

New guidance to help solicitors a ‘step in the right direction’, says youth justic

04 Nov 2016

Promoting ‘out of court’ divorce

The courts are no longer viewed as places for determining disputes, but as valuable real estate to be plundered, writes Marily

01 Nov 2016

MoJ fears revealing ‘shaky’ budget numbers

Officials pushed by MPs over failure to provide spending plans in annua

18 Oct 2016

Unhappy judges, unlucky defendants

A hungry, morbid, or disappointed judge is a dangerous thing for your client, or so research suggests, explains Richar

18 Oct 2016

Justice system reforms failing to take account of digital best practice

The government has cut legal aid, increased court fees, but not considered the consequences for access t

18 Oct 2016

Online dispute resolution must secure access to justice for the vulnerable

Government is ‘flogging off valuable capital without a proper plan for alternatives’, say

18 Oct 2016