Legal services

The force majeure challenge

How Shawn Curran has automated the removal of force majeure language from contracts 

03 Jun 2020

DWF: Questions abound over CEO's shock departure

DWF’s longstanding managing partner Andrew Leaitherland has been ousted from the firm leaving the industry to wonder what went wrong

02 Jun 2020

Guide to post-lockdown conveyancing unveiled

New guidance for conveyancers has been launched by the Law Society today as the sector resumes its work

29 May 2020

Woman in a man’s world

Back in the day when legal aid paid quickly, a female estate agent helped Marilyn Stowe get her firm off the ground

18 May 2020

Temporary relief

Brexit could yet be treated as an event frustrating a lease, as Richard Vann Jones explains

14 May 2020

Facing down risks

Chris Marston explains how a holistic risk management strategy can ensure firms are ready to meet change

13 May 2020

Tribal power and hope

Dr Bob Murray considers the neurogenetic drive to be a great leader

13 May 2020

House moves can resume if social distancing is observed

Conveyancing can resume from today but new guidance must be followed, the government has announced

13 May 2020

Retroactive human rights law

Matthew Duncan explains why a 60-year-old settlement is subject to the Human Rights Act

06 May 2020