New data rules have generated a 23pc year-on-year growth in demand for lawyers

The impending implementation date, 25th May 2018, for the General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR, has seen the number of jobs available for lawyers in the UK increase by nearly a quarter in the first few months of this year. The new GDPR is intended to give people...

Chief Executive of the Law Society, England and Wales, speaks on Brexit

Catherine Dixon, chief executive of the Law Society of England and Wales, said yesterday, changes to key laws in the wake of Brexit could take years to accomplish and pledged the Law Society would work with the solicitor profession, their clients, the public and with...

Health and Safety Abroad

A recent Appeal Court decision has highlighted the issue of safety for travellers Moira Japp and Virgin Holidays Limited [2013] EWCA Civ 1371.  Mrs Japp was on holiday in Barbados when the sliding glass doors to her hotel room balcony shattered causing her serious...