31st October - Law News

1771st Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based news & legal articles archive focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's video story: The destruction of the refugee camp in Calais has meant thousands of its residents were disbursed quickly throughout France. Around 200 children were accepted by the UK, but as the registration process closed, the Guardian’s Mat Heywood found hundreds of adults and children were left with nowhere to go.

Focus of the Day story: The top 100 UK law firms achieved modest growth in 2016 but anticipate challenging market conditions ahead, according to PwC’s 25th annual Law Firms Survey. Last year, a record 82% of firms reported revenue growth. That figure has reduced to 75% for this year. Profit per equity partner remained flat. Full story - New Law Journal

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