16th September - Law News

Edition 4281: 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: A meeting of the G77 group of nations plus China is under way in Cuba. The bloc represents about 80 percent of the planet's population and says it wants to empower the Global South. Topping the agenda is development and the role of science and technology.
A selection of important developments in the world of law and justice (for a comprehensive look at the news and events, please visit @theLawMap Twitter feed):

Saturday Conversations on Law
  • Solicitor who changed date of legal charge is struck off - Legal Futures
  • Vineall urges Bar to lead innovation and keep external investors at bay - Legal Futures
  • Gabby and Kenny Logan receive damages over false tax avoidance claims - Logan and her partner Kenny, an ex-rugby player, threatened to sue the Mail's publisher Associated Newspapers after the story appeared in February
  • Tech issues with whiplash portal driving lawyers away, MPs warned | Law Gazette
  • A judge has banned #Spain's ex-football chief Luis Rubiales from going within 200m of footballer Jenni Hermoso. Prosecutors asked for the restraining order as the national court in Madrid considered a criminal complaint of sexual assault and coercion
  • Sara Sharif's father, stepmother and uncle in court accused of her murder
  • The parents of a critically ill baby girl have asked a judge to prevent medics ending her life support. Six-month-old Indi Gregory has mitochondrial disease and is being cared for at the Queen's Medical Centre (QMC) in Nottingham