Dr Liam Fox MP gives a speech at the ASEAN@50 Business Forum
On 18 September 2018, the Law Society – together with the Bar Human Rights Committee and the IBA Human Rights Institute – submitted a report to the UN Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers.
21 June 2018, h. 15-16, Room XXV Palais des Nations
The Law Society and Transparency International join forces to highlight the role of judges and lawyers in tackling corruption and building peaceful societies
An agreement to work together on areas of mutual interest
The Law Society is once again a ‘global contributor’ to the World Bank’s flagship Doing Business report.
The Law Society attended the farewell reception for Rob Fenn, Head of the Human Rights and Democracy Department (HRDD) at the FCO
The Law Society, in partnership with the Bar Council of England and Wales, Barra Mexicana, ANADE, INCAM, with support of the British Embassy in Mexico, organised the first ever English Law Week in Mexico City, Mexico (3 - 5 September 2018).
The Law Society, together with Lawyers Rights Watch Canada and Lawyers for Lawyers, made a submission to the UN Human Rights Council on lawyers and human rights defenders in Turkey. Specifically, the submission focused on the continued violation of non-derogable rights after the lifting of the state of emergency in that country.
Russian Law Week provides a unique opportunity to English solicitors and barristers to obtain a true insight and to get answers from top professionals to all the questions about Russian law that they always wanted to ask. Read about the views and experiences of Artem Doudko, a Partner in the International Arbitration Group at Osborne Clarke and head of the firm’s Russia and CIS Disputes practice, and the tradition of Russian Law Week.