Law firms may no longer be able to correct mistakes at their own expense but will instead have to insist that clients take independent legal advice – according to a recent Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal decision (Howell-Jones LLP (11846-2018)).
Court bosses have finally confirmed the start date for the long-anticipated extended sitting hours pilot.
The Law Society has responded to the government’s consultation on fixed recoverable costs.
Emily Weidner, Law Society policy advisor for modernising justice, provides an update on the latest from the HM Courts & Tribunals Service court reform programme.
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Panel of experts, including senior members of the judiciary, will report back within three months.
High Court judge 'cast off the mantle of impartiality' and used 'threatening' and 'overbearing' language, CoA ruling finds.