Court Rules and Procedure

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Time to modernise the Civil Procedure Rules on service by email?

2019-06-07T11:03:00+01:00By

John Cuss asks whether it’s time to update the Civil Procedure Rules in respect of service by email.

Simon Davis

The Rule of Law and I, Solicitor

2018-12-04T17:13:00+00:00By

Simon Davis, next President of the Law Society, considers the role of solicitors in upholding the rule of law.

Edward Cooke

Success story: Battling for local justice

2018-10-12T09:03:00+01:00By

Edward Cooke explains what it was like to take on the government and Whitehall juggernaut in a bid to save local court provision in Chichester.

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Legal professional privilege revisited – but not for the last time

2018-09-25T10:22:00+01:00By

In the landmark case of Serious Fraud Office (SFO) v Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation (ENRC), the Court of Appeal has overturned a controversial High Court decision restricting the application of litigation privilege.

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Flexible court hours pilot to start in September 2019

2019-06-25T15:42:00+01:00

Court bosses have finally confirmed the start date for the long-anticipated extended sitting hours pilot.

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