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Whiplash reforms: OIC service lacks independent oversight

MASS has called for an urgent review of governance arrangements for the new official injury claim (OIC) service, ahead of its April 2021 launch date

30 Nov 2020

Legal sector must ‘reinvent’ itself to meet society’s needs

The basic legal needs of many in society remain unmet, the Legal Services Board (LSB) has concluded in its 2020 10-year report

26 Nov 2020

Clarifying costs variations

A rule update streamlines the process of revising and varying a costs budget, as Adam Grant explains

25 Nov 2020

MoJ: further evaluations of remote hearings for longer term use

Further evaluations of the use of remote hearings will take place to help inform the longer-term use of audio and video technologies, the MoJ said

24 Nov 2020

Probate solicitors experiencing ‘shocking delays’ and bureaucracy

Probate solicitors are experiencing 'shocking delays' and increasingly frustrated by an inefficient process, according to research

20 Nov 2020

Pro bono in a pandemic

Nicola Laver reports on the pro bono challenges for firms in the covid-19 crisis

19 Nov 2020

Lockdown 2: child abuse campaign for young people in England

The government has launched a campaign to protect child abuse victims in England as tougher restrictions come into effect

17 Nov 2020

London Legal Giving Week: appeal for donations as demand surges

An urgent call to firms for financial help has been put out by London Legal Support Trust ahead of London Legal Giving Week, which begins on 24 November

16 Nov 2020

Irish Law Society blindsides Chancery Lane with practicing certificate news

The Law Society of England and Wales is dismayed by the announcement from its Irish counterpart restricting PCs for England and Wales solicitors

13 Nov 2020


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