2nd August - Law News

2410th 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 Focus: Could asylum seekers travelling from New Zealand obtain a visa on arrival in Australia? Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says that asylum seekers who get to New Zealand can then travel to Australia without first applying for a visa, but is that the full story?

Focus of the Day Story:
More than 70% of trainees have said firms should do more to support them if they are not going to be kept on as newly qualified solicitors. Responding to a survey created by NQ Solicitors, a recruitment platform for junior lawyers, 72% of respondents believed more support would help them better prepare should they miss out on a full time role. Examples of potential support included advice over choice of direction, assisting with CV preparations and preparing for interviews.
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