Practice Notes: Human rights

The metaverse: virtual offences, real world penalties?

Magda Zima considers online sexual offences and VR

07 Jun 2022

Beware HRA discretion?: Rafiq v Thurrock Borough Council [2022] EWHC 584 (QB)

Emelia Bezant-Gahan and Tom Lambourne examine the dangers of relying on the court’s

07 Jun 2022

A criminal justice system on the brink

Abigail Ashford examines the criminal courts in crisis

06 Jun 2022

Legal profession reacts to Queen's Speech

There has been disappointment that the Employment Bill was omitted for the third year running

11 May 2022

Ukraine pro bono legal task force

Withers, Covington & Burling and Sygna Partners are members of the newly formed task force

31 Mar 2022

Empowering minorities

Farhan Farani considers how the functions of law could become more representative

22 Mar 2022

Olympic sport and gender?

Dr Seema Patel reviews the law on gender discrimination in sports law and the Olympics

20 Mar 2022

Sudan coup: implications for international law and the legal profession

Yassin Osman assesses the legal threats of Sudan’s counter-revolutionary coup in 2021 and how

14 Mar 2022

The proposed conversion therapy ban: myths and reality

Reverend Dr Helen Hall and Professor Javier García Oliva review the law on “conversion

28 Feb 2022

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