The Society’s President Christina Blacklaws issues a statement in support of our friends and colleagues in France
The Law Society attended a roundtable event at the French Ambassador’s Residence in London on 15 April 2019
The European Council decided in the early morning of 11 April 2019 that the UK’s departure from the EU will be postponed from 12 April to 31 October 2019.
The President of the Law Society attended the Fourth International Lawyers Forum in April 2019
The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) Standing Committee meeting was held on 29 March 2019
The formal Annual Dinner for 2019 will be held at the Law Society113 Chancery Lane,London WC2A 1PL - Friday 25 January 2019 18:45
France has adopted a new regulation on ‘Foreign Legal Consultant status – Art 109 ’ (based on the EU - South Korea WTO bilateral Agreement).
On 8 December 2017, the European Council concluded that sufficient progress had been made in the first phase of the negotiations. The main principles agreed by the European Commission and UK Government are outlined in their Joint Report (and further explained in the Joint Technical Note) ...
The Law Society, the Conseil national des barreaux (CNB), and the Paris Bar jointly organised a seminar on 11 April. The event was a great opportunity to discuss issues that affect the future of the legal profession in France and the UK, and compare how pracitioners in both jurisdictions use opportunities and tackle challenges.
On 21 April, the CGAE met with the Law Society in London to formalise our cooperation.