2nd November - Law News

Edition 4328: 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: Brake and another (Respondents) v Chedington Court Estate Ltd (Appellant) - This appeal concerns the standing of a bankrupt to challenge the acts, omissions or decisions of the trustee of the bankrupt's estate under section 303(1) of the Insolvency Act 1986 (the "IA 1986").

Focus of the Day Legal News: The legal profession should have a role in creating the government’s ‘innovation friendly’ regulation regime for regulating artificial intelligence, the Law Society said today. It was responding to the government’s white paper on AI innovation in the run-up to the prime minister’s AI Safety Summit. Full story - The Law Society Gazette 

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
  • Struck-off solicitor and unregistered barrister disbarred over professional misconduct findings | Law Gazette
  • Donald Trump Jr testifies in New York civil fraud trial
  • Profitable law firm ruined by costs of paying back Covid loans, say directors | Law Gazette
  • No one available to take your call? Why firms are losing potential customers - Legal Futures
  • Put lawyers at the heart of the rule of law | Law Gazette
  • Suspect arrested following Birmingham McDonald's mice protest to raise consciousness of Israel's brutal action against innocent Palestinians
  • The Football Association will consult the police if players use the phrase “from the river to the sea” in relation to the conflict in Israel and Gaza. The governing body’s statement comes after a now-deleted post on X by Leicester’s Hamza Choudhury