10th January - Law News

2936th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based legal news & articles archive since 2011 focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Litigation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus:  US officials have said that it's highly likely that it was an Iranian missile that brought down a passenger plane yesterday. All 176 people on board the Ukrainian International Airline flight were killed when it crashed just outside Tehran. Iran initially blamed an engine fire for the crash, and it seems the strike was a tragic accident. 

Focus of the Day article: Australia's law firms step up efforts to help bushfire victims as crisis grows King & Wood Mallesons, Ashurst, Herbert Smith Freehills and Gilbert & Tobin among firms providing aid. Full story - The Global Legal Post

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