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Greek crisis: Chancellor's statement and guidance for business

6 July 2015

Read Osborne’s statement and guidance for business following the latest developments of the Greek financial crisis

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Attend the 25th anniversary celebration of the Bar Council's China Training Scheme

6 July 2015

Law Society members are invited to join the Bar Council’s unique two-day event to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the China Training Scheme on 9 and 10 July 2015. 

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Opportunities for young lawyers in Paris

29 June 2015

The Paris Bar is organising a traineeship for young French speaking lawyers in Oct-Nov 2015.

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Sign up to the 2015 Global African Investment Summit

23 June 2015

The Global African Investment Summit returns to London (1-2 December), bringing together global investors with over 150 African public and private bankable project owners seeking financing and advisory solutions.

UK Prosperity Fund awards funding to Law Society international work on PPP

8 June 2015By James Shepherd

The British High Commission in Pretoria recently announced funding support for the Law Society’s programme of PPP sessions across Africa.

Law Digest Africa Awards 2015

22 May 2015

Law Digest is hosting its annual award and dinner at the Hilton London Tower Bridge on 27th June 2015. Find out how to register.

All Africa and the Middle East

QLTS: Idaho (USA) now recognised

25 June 2015

Idaho has been added to the recognised jurisdictions list for the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS).

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Football, Politics and Corruption in Latin America

18 June 2015

Join a panel of experts to discuss football, politics and corruption in Latin America at Canning House on 22 July.

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An address by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guatemala

18 June 2015

Join Carlos Raúl Morales Moscoso for a talk on Guatemala’s foreign affairs on 29 June

All Americas and Caribbean

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Greek crisis: Chancellor's statement and guidance for business

6 July 2015

Read Osborne’s statement and guidance for business following the latest developments of the Greek financial crisis

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Opportunities for young lawyers in Paris

29 June 2015

The Paris Bar is organising a traineeship for young French speaking lawyers in Oct-Nov 2015.

2015 ABA Moscow Dispute Resolution Conference

25 June 2015

Sign up for the 2015 ABA Moscow Dispute Resolution Conference on 18 September.

All Europe & the CIS

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Attend the 25th anniversary celebration of the Bar Council's China Training Scheme

6 July 2015

Law Society members are invited to join the Bar Council’s unique two-day event to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the China Training Scheme on 9 and 10 July 2015. 

2015 Asia Forum - Beijing

25 June 2015

The ABA Section of International Law is hosting the 2015 Asia Forum in Beijing on 16-17 November.

All North Asia and the Pacific

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UK-India legal practice conference: Business opportunities on the horizon

3 June 2015

Justice Minister Shailesh Vara MP and President of the Society of Indian Law Firms, Lalit Bhasin, are confirmed speakers at the Law Society conference exploring ties and future business opportunities between the UK and India. 

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President Andrew Caplen delivers public lecture in Malaysia on 'the rule of law: a challenged tradition'

27 May 2015

Read Law Society President Andrew Caplen’s speech, delivered at the Malaysian Bar Council on Monday 25 May 2015, on the importance of the rule of law. 

All South Asia and the ASEAN

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