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  • Richard Frimston
    Feature

    Recipe for succession

    2014-07-16T00:00:00Z

    The EU’s regulation on succession comes into force in just over a year. Richard Frimston explains what action practitioners need to take now where clients have EU assets, residence or domicile

  • Adam Boyle
    Feature

    The promised land

    2014-07-16T00:00:00Z

    Adam Boyle outlines the lessons to learn from the recent high-profile proprietory estoppel case of Davies v Davies

  • Ann Stanyer
    Feature

    Forward planning

    2014-07-16T00:00:00Z

    A recent case has highlighted the effectiveness of advance decisions and statements in ensuring an individual’s wishes for their care and welfare are respected if they lose capacity. Ann Stanyer explains how they work, and the implications of the case

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    Feature

    Acting up

    2014-05-14T00:00:00Z

    A House of Lords select committee has criticised the disappointing lack of awareness of the Mental Capacity Act among healthcare and social care professionals, and has called for a new body to take ownership of it

  • Swap Shop
    Feature

    Swap shop

    2014-05-14T00:00:00Z

    The Supreme Court’s findings in the long-running Marley v Rawlings case have implications for everything from the scope of clerical error to the likelihood of negligence claims against solicitors, say Charlotte Ford and Thomas Fletcher

  • Analysis

    Schroder Exempt Property Unit Trust and another v Birmingham City Council

    2014-07-29T14:02:00Z

    The High Court held that a landlord was liable to pay business rates on an empty property where a liquidator had disclaimed the lease, despite the fact that the landlord had not taken possession of the property and a guarantor under the lease continued to pay the rent.

  • Videos

    Member Stories

    2014-10-02T17:02:00Z

    Solicitor Andrew Foley  explains how the Law Society and the Property Section has helped his firm’s property law practice

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    Feature

    Doing legal business in Colombia

    2013-06-13T14:22:00Z

    Our series of Doing Legal Business guides provides an overview and guide to doing legal business in key international markets. Our comprehensive guide gives you a detailed overview of: Information about the legal services market in each country Main economic sectors and areas for law firms ...

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    Feature

    Doing legal business in Mexico

    2014-10-20T11:25:00Z

    Our series of Doing Legal Business guides provides an overview and guide to doing legal business in key international markets. Our comprehensive guide gives you a detailed overview of: Information about the legal services market in each country Main economic sectors and areas for law firms ...

  • News

    Law Society hosts president of Brazilian Supreme Court

    2014-11-13T13:55:00Z

    The Law Society hosted the president of the Brazilian Supreme Court, Minister Joaquim Barbosa, during his London visit to meet with leaders in the English legal profession.

  • News

    Law Society hosts launch of Lex Anglo-Brasil

    2013-03-12T14:34:00Z

    The Law Society was the host for the launch of Lex Anglo-Brasil, a bilateral association for lawyers with an interest in strengthening ties between Brazil and the UK.

  • News

    Law Society and Brazilian Bar strengthen relationship

    2014-11-13T13:53:00Z

    The presidents of the Law Society and the Brazilian Bar have signed an agreement to strengthen ties between the two organisations and their members over the next two years.

  • News

    Law Society of Upper Canada reports on alternative business structures

    2014-10-03T13:52:00Z

    A Law Society of Upper Canada working group on Alternative Business Structures (ABS) has released its findings in a report to the organisation’s governing body.

  • News

    Law Society strengthens ties with State Bar of California International Law Section

    2014-09-08T13:51:00Z

    The Law Society’s International Division has signed a friendship agreement with the State Bar of California’s International Law Section to strengthen links between the organisations.

  • News

    Lawyers contribute to World Bank Doing Business report 2014

    2013-11-05T11:18:00Z

    Lawyers around the world have contributed to the World Bank Group publication Doing Business report 2014, documenting business reforms in 114 countries.

  • Feature

    Legal life in... Argentina

    Pablo Ferraro-Mila is a partner at Argentine firm Gonzalez and Ferraro-Mila.

  • Feature

    Legal Life in... Canada

    Amanda Hunter from Hicks Morley in Toronto tells us about legal life in Canada and what opportunities are there for co-operation with UK law firms. Amanda is a speaker at the Law Society’s International Employment conference on 14 October.

  • Feature

    Legal life in… Chile

    2013-04-10T11:16:00Z

    Claire Rason from Morales Besa in Santiago tells us about legal life in Chile and opportunities for UK firms in the market. Claire is a speaker at the Law Society’s International Marketplace conference on 9 July in London.

  • Feature

    Legal life in… Panama

    2014-11-12T11:03:00Z

    Susana Reyes, partner at Morgan Morgan in Panama, tells us about legal life in Panama. Susana was a panellist at our ‘Exploring new markets… Panama’ event on 10th November in London discussing opportunities for UK-Panama trade and investment.