6th December - Law News

2172nd 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: A visit to the Barcelona-based design studio that includes people with Down's syndrome, autism and intellectual disabilities. People with intellectual disabilities tend to have less obvious approaches to design and creativity.

Focus of the day story:  Law firms advising on cross-border commerce should be “cautiously positive” that Brexit and the election of Donald Trump as US president will not damage future global trade or the legal work that flows from it, according to a report. Despite these developments, clients can be confident that the long-term trend in trade and its regulation is not protectionism but rather continued globalisation, said Jomati Consultants in a report aimed at law firms: A retreat from globalisation? The potential risks and rewards for the legal sector. Full story - Legal Futures

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