17th January - Law News

Edition 4039: LawNewsIndex is a UK based daily legal news archive on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Jurisprudence, Legislation, Litigation, Legal Ethics & Human Rights since 2011.


Focus of the Day Law News/Article: Nurses to strike again as ministers prepare to introduce ‘spiteful’ bill. Industrial action also set to escalate in other sectors while government gears up anti-strike legislation. Full story - Guardian Law
Today's Highlighted Video Story: The military government in Burkina Faso has said it is searching for around 50 women who have been abducted by suspected Islamist militants in the north of the country. It is the first time the government has acknowledged the kidnappings. The women were seized on Thursday and Friday while they were gathering leaves and fruit because of a severe food shortage.

Saturday Conversations on Law
  • Legal TV shows influence career choices, says firm research - Lawyers Weekly https://t.co/asgI08aYBh
  • Revealed: The law firms with the fanciest offices 2023 - Legal Cheek https://t.co/lwgxR9Uph6
  • Data-driven decisions for law firms - Lawyers Weekly https://t.co/RrGBIlpeHb
  • Best of the blogs - 14 January 2023 | Law Gazette https://t.co/9vObPxa5r
  • ‘Collecting salary while sitting on your ass’ text shows how far we still have to go - Lawyers Weekly https://t.co/yV25TTEMBg
  • Three-judge bench of Calcutta High Court to hear contempt case initiated by Justice Rajasekhar Mantha against protesting advocates | Bar & Bench #India https://t.co/p7GlV1aczn
  • Young lawtech entrepreneur offers $1 million to lawyer who uses his AI chatbot in US Supreme Court - Legal Cheek https://t.co/nIF5QCW5p
  • Migrants facing potential removal to Rwanda under the Home Office's relocation scheme have won permission to challenge the policy. Last month the High Court ruled that the scheme was lawful https://t.co/5wertUXe5K
  • CCTV footage shows screaming people fleeing after a drive-by shooting outside a London church left a girl, seven, seriously injured https://t.co/Hm8mOIIy06
  • Solicitor serving 12 years in prison struck off | Law Gazette https://t.co/rnc4TSqQsK
  • A group of transgender people have lost their legal case against NHS England over waiting times to get seen by a gender specialist https://t.co/iVxLTMdU5V 
  • Over half of law firm workers say legal TV shows influenced their career choice - Legal Cheek https://t.co/NwDJ0uAyWd
  • #Romanian police are expanding their investigation into former kickboxing champion Andrew Tate, seizing a fleet of luxury cars from his Bucharest compound over the weekend, and raiding seven more properties https://t.co/mX3qP1itS7
  • Law students are the biggest boozers, new research suggests - Legal Cheek https://t.co/AhcPcPzeEb
  • #Italy's most-wanted mafia boss Matteo Messina Denaro arrested in Sicily https://t.co/RPYwmex7eD
  • Nearly two-thirds of lawyers have experienced burnout, research shows - Legal Cheek https://t.co/LFd07COrf9 
  • Euston shooting: Attempted murder arrest after shooting left girl, 7, seriously injured https://t.co/dDME4fwuQb
  • TikToker goes viral with explanation as to why law school is nothing like Legally Blonde - Legal Cheek https://t.co/Yf6fV7mAja
  • New plans to widen police powers for disruptive protests https://t.co/40NjhPhpO7
  • Met Police officer David Carrick admits to being serial rapist https://t.co/GmHKNIcPTr
  • Against judicial discipline: Supreme Court slams Rajasthan HC for comments on merits of death row case remanded to it | Bar & Bench #India https://t.co/cYY261Uqj0
  • Bar Council explores adding contextual recruitment tools to Pupillage Gateway - Legal Cheek https://t.co/8dBHcHQOi
  • Goddess Kaali poster: Filmmaker Leena Manimekalai moves Supreme Court to quash FIRs against her | Bar & Bench #India https://t.co/6xsVwuouv
  • Kirkland & Ellis London partner drops £31 million on Malibu mansion - Legal Cheek https://t.co/b3NGYudfPP 
  • Court rejects costs budgeting plea on child's clin neg claim | Law Gazette https://t.co/V5IzahgzGR
  • Skadden raises NQ lawyer pay to £165k - Legal Cheek https://t.co/0y7cITLd2v
  • The role of industry in legal education - Lawyers Weekly https://t.co/h1wO1KbBsT
  • 'Our criminal justice system is quite literally being held together by duct tape - action is needed now' - Legal Cheek https://t.co/LwHEVL5OM7
  • The ‘resistance’ to innovation within the profession - Lawyers Weekly https://t.co/cRmYjKpNSA