Government amendments to the Justice and Security Bill are a small step in the right direction, but they don’t go far enough to reduce concern over the extension of secret courts to ordinary civil law cases. Responding today to the … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: January 2013
The Law Society has warned solicitors that new terms of business introduced by the Bar Council for instructing barristers on cases will disadvantage them and has issued advice on how they can protect themselves. The Law Society had been negotiating … Continue reading
The Law Society has warned that opting-out of EU police and crime cooperation measures may jeopardise the UK’s ability to effectively fight cross border crime. Chair of the Law Society’s Criminal Law Committee, Richard Atkinson said: “The European Arrest Warrant … Continue reading
Informal notice – The AGM will be held at the Albany Club on Friday 22 February 2013 at 5:30pm. there will be a bar and complimentary buffet. The AGM will be followed by an evening’s gentle enjoyment of the bar.