Tribunals & Courts

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

Appeals and judicial review in the tribunal system

Alec Samuels explains the appeals procedure following R (Cart) v Uppe

13 Oct 2016

Costs budgeting after Sarpd

David Cooper discusses the confusion surrounding incurred costs that the Court of Appeal decision has created fo

04 Oct 2016

National Health Service: Legal Proceedings | 1 October 1949

In 1949, SJ offered guidance on legal proceedings involving the newly forme

04 Oct 2016