The guide for all members of the judiciary includes a 'Statement of Expected Behaviour' to ensure that office holders are aware of the standards expected of them.
Equality & diversity
Tony Guise outlines comments made by Sir Geoffrey Vos at his first appearance before the Justice Select Committee in June.
Research by the Next 100 Years project has found that less than half of women in the legal profession feel current measures to improve equality in the workplace are effective.
Burges Salmon leads the field in working towards gender equality
An independent review of existing literature looking into the overrepresentation of Black, Asian and minority ethnic solicitors in complaints about solicitors made to the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has been published.
The Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA) 2023-2024 business plan and budget consultation proposes a 12% budget increase, which could impact firms who are already facing inflationary pressures, the Law Society of England and Wales said today.
Jo Kandola explores how leaders can play a positive role in fostering diversity within a firm
Hina Belitz reviews the practicalities of discrimination law and equality practices at work