International

Law Society warns new security and investment bill is ‘a sledgehammer to crack a nut’

The Law Society fears that legitimate foreign business will be adversely affected

16 Apr 2021 | International

Are lawyers more prone to epidemics?

Dr Bob Murray explores seven ways lawyers can boost their immune systems to guard against the toll of an epidemic  

12 Apr 2021 | CILEx

SQE to replace QLTS for foreign qualified lawyers

Foreign qualified lawyers will have the same route to entry as domestic lawyers

09 Apr 2021 | Education & Training

‘Suffering alone or in silence’: survey finds many lawyers in mental health crisis

Stigma and lack of awareness are key concerns for lawyers struggling with their wellbeing

07 Apr 2021 | CILEx

Law Society Awards 2021: nominations open

The awards will recongnise the outstanding contribution of individuals, teams and firms across 20 categories

Domicile and wills interpretation

Matthew Duncan considers the court's approach to interpretation in the case of a foreign domiciled person who died leaving a worldwide estate

Money laundering: SRA refers £200m of suspected criminal proceeds to NCA

The SRA made 26 SARs to the NCA between January and October 2020 and cryptocurrency could become an issue

31 Mar 2021 | CILEx

Chinese sanctions on British lawyers soundly condemned

China has imposed sanctions on Baroness Helena Kennedy QC, Sir Geoffrey Nice QC and Essex Court Chambers in a ‘tit for tat’, after the UK imple

29 Mar 2021 | International

Frenemies or business partners? Law firms, ALSPs and the Big Four

There’s plenty of scope for growth if firms prove their cross-border worth and work on pricing and service delivery, explains Jim Leason

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