3rd May - Law News

Edition 3780: LawNewsIndex is a UK based daily legal news archive on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Jurisprudence, Legislation, Litigation, Legal Ethics & Human Rights since 2011


 Today's Highlighted Video Story: Israel has called Sergei Lavrov's remarks "unforgivable" after he claimed Hitler "had Jewish origins" during an interview

Focus of the Day Article: In a Health and Social Care Committee report, NHS Litigation Reform, published last week, the MPs said the prevention of future harm should the ‘biggest priority’ rather than proving individual fault.. Full story - New Law Journal

Saturday Conversations on Law

  • How the next generation of lawyers can build their own training contracts - Legal Cheek https://t.co/k8anqwjxdq 
  • ‘He hasn’t killed anyone’: #Germans react to Boris Becker’s imprisonment: Compatriots celebrate former tennis player’s thrilling performances that captured hearts the world over https://t.co/QK5dwTAOrD 
  • Delhi High Court judge holds court virtually after testing positive for Covid-19 | Bar & Bench #India https://t.co/xijPpnrxXd 
  • Local government in England ‘hollowed out’ under Conservatives: Major report finds poorer areas worst affected by deep cuts in government funding https://t.co/smsf5Jm40a
  • International law firm Allens has today appointed a dozen new partners, in a move that brings the percentage of female partners at the firm to over 37 per cent, exceeding the firm’s gender target set in 2017 - Lawyers Weekly https://t.co/fXOKIOu5EN 
  • Top City firms fund 22 aspiring social welfare lawyers through the SQE - Legal Cheek https://t.co/8s0WSvuy5t
  • London law firm Stephenson Harwood has offered staff the option to work from home permanently, but the convenience comes at a price of less pay https://t.co/9oFNsjWq4Q 
  • Fury in Yorkshire village at its role in migrant detention plan: Priti Patel has buried ‘humane’ plans for refugees https://t.co/raaFNxQwKr 
  • The Boutique Lawyer Show: 6 steps to a successful remote workforce - Lawyers Weekly https://t.co/tzknarbIWu
  • Law school to prep non-US students and grads for New York or California bar exams - Legal Cheek https://t.co/YTPHWkQIvT 
  • After 6 years in detention, mentally-ill youth alleged to be Bangladeshi released by Gauhati High Court | Bar & Bench #India https://t.co/a5fbzBrTKn 
  • Judge in Afghanistan ‘backstabbed’ by UK government’s refusal of sanctuary - Officials say man in hiding who helped prosecute terrorists does not meet relocation criteria, despite high court ruling in his favour https://t.co/O0l95B6e9s 
  • The overseas secondment: what trainees need to know - Legal Cheek https://t.co/4ZlBV7SIsU 
  • Which law school has the most 30 Under 30 finalists? - Lawyers Weekly #Australia https://t.co/DblYCRMGtZ 
  • Public Interest Litigation used to settle political scores, stall projects, pressurise public authorities: CJI NV Ramana | Bar & Bench #India https://t.co/APhF5rL0kA 
  • Yuliia and her three daughters used to run out of their basement shelter in the besieged city of Mariupol after it'd rained as they were so thirsty #Ukraine https://t.co/VnapShworO 
  • Memories of the Falklands War represent an "open wound" in Argentina, the country's ambassador to the UK, Javier Figueroa, has said, 'conflict over the islands' sovereignty is ridiculous, comparable to the relationship between North and South Korea" https://t.co/PKizaDQbOd 
  • BPP students given 'human and business skills' boost with O Shaped Lawyer collab - Legal Cheek https://t.co/DNj6TYLEWg 
  • The Weekly Round-up: Rwanda, Insulate Britain and automated decision-making - UK Human Rights Blog https://t.co/eIuQgwsS61 
  • Lawyers unhappy with level of government support for profession - Lawyers Weekly #Australia https://t.co/hRBZbYbTc
  • Bar Council and northern law firm Ward Hadaway hit by cyber attacks - Legal Cheek https://t.co/N0j75t5fVI
  • Kidderminster solicitor Peter Simner retires after four-decade career https://t.co/wAzSxRdcPQ 
  • Alex Salmond trial QC guilty of professional misconduct over train gossip - Legal Cheek https://t.co/xyiwKYncmy 
  • North Dakota to intervene in tribe’s lawsuit over claim to minerals under the Missouri River #US https://t.co/iHi84eKdvV 
  • Public interest demands 5-judge bench decide Delhi’s power over services: Centre #India https://t.co/dyt3gd2CJT
  • Eversheds’ Russia lawyers launch new firm - Legal Cheek https://t.co/TjgP3j5HCE