The House of Lords EU Internal Market sub-committee’s have setup an enquiry into Competition law after Brexit, and the Law Society would appreciate your urgent input; our deadline is Friday 1 September.
Get an insightful view into the Oct 2016 – Nov 2017 Competition Section advisory committee Chair Stephen Smith, partner in the Competition team at Bristows.
In light of Brexit, it is worth Competition practitioners familiarising themselves with this new Law Society practice note on Legal Professional Privilege.
Your Section membership includes four webinars and access to discounted online training from the Law Society. You can now access these through the new Professional Development Centre – your enhanced eLearning portal that enables you to capture all your learning in one free online record.
Your new eLearning portal has arrived. Section members now access their webinars and online learning through the Law Society’s Professional Development Centre
A brain drain of EU law students would damage universities and our profession.
On 27 October, Mickaël Laurans, Head of the UK Law Societies Brussels Office, gave evidence to the Housel of Lords’ EU Internal Market Sub-Committee.
Helping clients to make informed choices about legal services that best meet their needs is at the heart of the solicitor profession’s priorities, the Law Society said today as it published a toolkit on price and service transparency
The Horsfall Turner essay prize is a prestigious award given to the best essay submission on a given topic every year. The competition is now closed – judging in progress
The SRA published a consultation on proposed changes to the Handbook for solicitor and firm regulation on 1 June. We believe that the proposals, if accepted, will leave clients and consumers with less protection and could result in a ‘two-tier’ solicitor profession