8th July - Law News

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FOCUS OF THE DAY: Top-25 firm Addleshaw Goddard has told the majority of its staff they can work regularly from home. The firm announced today it will implement the home-working policy in its Leeds, London and Manchester offices. The policy, which applies to most fee-earners and business services employees, brings the firm into line with a number of its rivals in offering more flexible working. Full story - The Law Society Gazette

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Today's video story: There's growing anger in the United States after videos have emerged of two fatal shootings of black men by police in the space of 48 hours. Philando Castile, 32, was shot dead in Minnesota while Alton Sterling, 37, was fatally shot in Baton Rouge.