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Kennedys acquires 36-strong insurance law practice

International firm Kennedys has opened a new office in Leeds after acquiring Langleys’ 36-strong insurance law practice

14 Jan 2021

Solicitors rubberstamp governance changes to Law Society council

Solicitors vote for term limits and constituency reforms for Law Society governing council, making 23 council members ineligible to stand for ree

13 Jan 2021

‘Normal’ court hours clarified by family court president

The president of the Family Division has made clear that longer court hours are not sustainable long-term, and normal sitting hours are 10.00am to 4.30pm

08 Jan 2021

Money-laundering: register by Sunday or stop tax advice work

Firms and freelance solicitors have until Sunday 10 January to check whether any of their tax advice work falls within the new definition for money-launder

05 Jan 2021

Post-Brexit trade deal: limited rights for lawyers are better than none

UK solicitors and barristers will, as New Year dawns, still be able to advise EU clients on UK and public international law

29 Dec 2020

Thriving on tech

Stephanie Vaughan looks at how the legal IT landscape will continue to evolve in 2021

23 Dec 2020

Operating in France? LLPs can carry on, but fundamental issues remain

UK LLP law firms operating in France do not need to withdraw when transition period ends, but agreement does not address 'fundamental issues'

21 Dec 2020

CMA repeats call for regulatory reform

The UK’s competition regulator has called for 'wholesale reform' of the Legal Services Act but found positive developments on transparen

17 Dec 2020

UK’s first teaching law firm wins gong for ‘outstanding’ community work 

The UK's first teaching law firm has been recognised for ‘outstanding’ community work across Nottinghamshire

16 Dec 2020


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