21st Commonwealth Law Conference 8-12th April, 2019 Livingston, Zambia
Join us at The Law Society on the 29th November from 18:00 -00:00 for the annual ILFA Gala
From 12 to 14 November, the Law Society and the Bar Council of England and Wales in partnership with the Russian Federal Chamber of Lawyers, the Moscow Chamber of Advocates, the St Petersburg Chamber of Advocates, the Anglo-Russian Law Association, and the British Russian Law Association organised the fifth Russian Law Week conference in London.
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.
Yuhua Yang, Partner at Llinks London office tells us what it’s like working for a Chinese firm in London
Christina Blacklaws comments on our collaboration with China and rule of law in the digital age
The Law Society sent a letter to authorities in Saudi Arabia regarding the harassment and incommunicado detention of women’s rights defender Samar Badawi
The Law Society of England & Wales, Lawyers Rights Watch Canada, Lawyers for Lawyers, the Bar Council of England & Wales, and the Bar Human Rights Committee express their concern about serious threats made against the lawyer Daniel Prado in Colombia
On 6 November 2018, the Law Society hosted the London launch of the International Legal Assistance Consortium’s (ILAC) judicial assessment report on Guatemala. Over 30 people including solicitors, barristers, academics, law students, and INGOs attended this event.
On 29 October 2018, the Law Society welcomed a delegation from Uganda at the Law Society as part of a study visit of England and Wales.
The Law Society of England and Wales is pleased to invite you to the launch of ILAC’s Guatemala Judicial Assessment Report, which will include an update and an exploration into the challenges and opportunities in the country.
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English Law Week in Mexico: Read what Adam Beach from CMS, one of the solicitor delegates, had to say about the 3 day event below.
The British Italian Law Association invites you to their annual debate and dinner on 18 October
The British-Albanian Lawyers Association invites you to their latest talk on 14 June
Our Vice President, Simon Davis, recently attended the annual LAWASIA Conference in Siem Reap, Cambodia, and the IPBA-THAC Arbitration day in Bangkok, Thailand, to explore our relationship with the ASEAN bloc.
The Viet Nam Supreme People’s Court is looking for two international experts for their workshops on the Convention on International Sales of Goods (CISG) and State-Investor Dispute Settlement (ISDS).
Application for costs security demands either £2.7m or identity of funder to be revealed.
High Court judgment ruled last week that the English courts did not have jurisdiction to hear fraud claims.
Complaint filed in US concerns international firm’s advice to UK investment company.