6th May - Law News

Edition 4514: 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: Two years after ending a nationwide protest movement, farmers in India have revived their action. They want the government to protect them from market irregularities by offering a minimum base price for their produce. The demonstrations come as India votes in its six-week-long general elections.

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
  • Experienced solicitor rebuked for rejecting personal injury offer without client's consent - Legal Cheek
  • The Weekly Round-Up: Coroner criticises indeterminate prison sentences and hundreds of protest arrests made in the US - UK Human Rights Blog
  • Law students share their true motivations for pursuing legal careers - Legal Cheek
  • Negligence in football: A claim of two halves - UK Human Rights Blog
  • Newly qualified solicitor wins employment case against firm that signed probation review without her knowledge  - Legal Cheek
  • ‘They hear a bang at the door and it’s the Home Office’: threat of being ‘disappeared’ haunts asylum seekers amid Rwanda crackdown
  • Bitterly divided Garrick Club prepares to vote on female membership again