Tribunals & Courts

New government must take justice issues seriously, says junior lawyers

Charlotte Parkinson, the new chair of the Junior Lawyers Division (JLD) and a solicitor at Addleshaw Goddard challenges the incoming Conservative gove

16 Dec 2019

Solicitors’ disciplinary processes: fit for purpose?

The solicitors’ disciplinary process is changing before our eyes and it’s crucial to the integrity of the legal profession that the SRA and SDT are st

23 Jul 2019

London-based KWM employees awarded £1m

288 employees win ‘clear cut legal case’ following firm’

21 Sep 2017

Unreported but not unimportant

Nearly 80 per cent of higher court cases have gone unreported. How many potentially important precedents were ignored, wonders Masou

15 Sep 2017

Statutory authority for fees for tribunals and courts

Alec Samuels considers the background to the Unison case on employment tribunal fees, and whether it could have wider implications for the ordinar

07 Sep 2017

How to lose a meritorious case

Mark Warwick QC and Justina Stewart revisit abuse of process and consider a number of cases delineating the scope of the Henderso

19 Jul 2017

Pre-Brexit EU rulings to have equal status with Supreme Court decisions

Repeal Bill provides partial answers to senior judge’s concerns ove

13 Jul 2017

Wait for care proceedings rises to 28 weeks

Cafcass CEO ‘not surprised’ at increase following rise i

03 Jul 2017

Court hours pilot a postcode lottery for solicitors

Practitioners expected to attend court during unsocial hours for no uplift i

16 May 2017