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    The Law Society joins submission to UN Special Rapporteurs on Turkish lawyers

    21 May 2019

    The Law Society has joined a submission to four UN Special Rapporteurs on the arbitrary detention and long-term imprisonment of 18 lawyers, in violation of their right to a fair trial and right to freedom of expression. The submission was signed by 24 representatives of law societies, bar associations, and international organisations. To read the full submission please click the file on the right hand side of this page.

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    Kyiv Arbitration Day 2019: Think Big

    21 May 2019

    The Ukrainian Bar Association is holding its ninth international arbitration conference on 13 September 2019.

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    Law Society publishes findings from male champions for change roundtables

    17 May 2019

    As part of the Women in Leadership in Law project, the men’s roundtables have ensured that we are engaging with all the profession on this issue.

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    The Law Society contributes to World Bank Doing Business report 2020

    13 May 2019

    The Law Society is once again a ‘global contributor’ to the World Bank’s flagship Doing Business report.

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    Opportunity to meet leading Chinese firms

    9 May 2019

    Applications are open for UK law firms to join a panel discussion for a delegation of senior dispute resolution practitioners from China on 7 June 2019.

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    Law Society and ILAC Public Seminar

    3 May 2019

    Thursday, 30 May 2019, 14:00-16:00, 113 Chancery Lane, London, UK

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    Law Society undertakes mission to Croatia

    2 May 2019

    On Thursday 25 and Friday 26 April 2019, Lizzette Robleto de Howarth and Lauren Thornton undertook the first Law Society mission to Croatia.

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    Successful English Law Summit in Nur-Sultan

    17 April 2019

    Following on from our successful English Law Summit last year, the Law Society in partnership with the Bar Council of England and Wales, organised a second English Law Summit in Nur-Sultan. Read all about it.

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    New opportunities for doing legal business in the Philippines

    11 April 2019 By Catherine Brims

    On 3 April 2019, our panel of experts discussed the economy, political and legal system; legal and regulatory framework; and current business opportunities in the Philippines – outlining a number of new initiatives aimed at facilitating trade and investment between the UK and the region.

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    First Law Society delegation to the UN’s 63rd Commission on the Status of Women

    8 April 2019

    Capitalising on its ECOSOC status* and led by President Christina Blacklaws, the Law Society sent its first delegation to the 63rd UN-Commission on the Status of Women** (UN-CSW) that took place in New York. Lizzette Robleto de Howarth (International Programmes Manager) and Stephanie Brown (International Policy Assistant for Africa, Middle East and the Americas) also attended on behalf of the Law Society. A great deal of preparation went into ensuring that we had a high profile ...

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