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Stories and information about developments affecting the legal professions, both locally and nationally.

BPC News Update - Correction
May 29, 2019
BPC News Update - Correction

A short correction to HHJ Kramer's recent BPC News Update

Business And Property Court News Update
May 23, 2019
BPC News Update

Business and Property Court News from His Honour Judge Kramer
 

Calling All Newly Qualified And Long Serving Solicitors
April 26, 2019
Calling All Newly Qualified And Long Serving Solicitors

Get in touch if you're new to the profession, or have served for 40 years

Life As A Trainee Solicitor In The Tees Valley
March 14, 2019
Life As A Trainee Solicitor

TVLS Trainee Representative Mary Foster talks of her expriences as a trainee

Details On Electronic Filing At Newcastle BPC
March 11, 2019
Details On Electronic Filing At Newcastle BPC

CE-Filing at Newcastle BPC becomes mandatory from 30 April

Magistrates Courts Halved Since 2010
January 28, 2019
Magistrates Courts Halved Since 2010

Data shows that 162 of 323 magistrates courts in England and Wales have closed since 2010

Important Information For Criminal Lawyers And Firms
January 22, 2019
Important Information For Criminal Lawyers And Firms

Roll-out of HMPPS Electronic Monitoring Service reaches Cleveland Police Force area

Judges Slam Court Reforms In Leaked Report
January 8, 2019
Judges Slam Court Reforms In Leaked Report

Leaked submission from district judges to MoJ reveals deep frustration with court reforms

MoJ To Review Criminal Legal Aid Payments
December 18, 2018
MoJ To Review Criminal Legal Aid Payments

Ministry to conduct "fundamental review" of criminal legal aid payment schemes

Price Transparency - Guidance And Advice
November 16, 2018
Price Transparency - Guidance And Advice

The SRA's new rules on price and service transparency come into force on 6 December 2018