Category Archives: Legal

Magna Carta, Edward Coke and Brexit

Sir Edward Coke’s bold assertion in 1605 of one of the cornerstones of the unwritten constitution of the United Kingdom has been upheld today in a hugely important decision by the Supreme Court. In R(Miller) v Secretary of the State … Continue reading

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Corporate hit as Herbert Smith kicks off London redundancy consultation

Re-blogged from LegalWeek.com:  Author: Suzi Ring Herbert Smith is set to make up to 51 redundancies in London, with many of the job losses expected in the firm’s City corporate practice. The firm announced today (30 April) that it is … Continue reading

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Consumers warned over deregulation of legal services

repressed from the Guardian guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 6 April 2011 author Jill Insley Legal ombudsman says consumers must take greater care when choosing a legal practitioner following market reforms in October. Adam Sampson says the ombudsman has received 40,000 complaints in six months. … Continue reading

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Bobbing for Antitrust Apples: E-book Price Fixing Challenge

re-blogged from IPWatchdog Written by Beth Hutchens Hutchens Law Office, PLLC and Jay Devoy Randazza Legal Group With the advent of new digital items and applications that did not exist even five years ago, it is not surprising that the FTC and … Continue reading

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Runnymede Council to make Magna Carta lottery fund bid

Runnymede Council to make Magna Carta lottery fund bid. via Runnymede Council to make Magna Carta lottery fund bid.

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Quality Solicitors?

Reblogged:  Written on March 28, 2012 by Mikescutt in News The only stat you’ll ever need … Why? That is the horrifyingly large number of people who “would actively not engage the law firm or provider and would tell others not to engage them as … Continue reading

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First ABSs Announced: Calm Down Dear

Yesterday the SRA revealed the first three Alternative Business Structures (ABS) to be licensed by it.  Legal Futures carried a report on it. The three are Co-Op Legal Services (no surprise there then), John Welch and Stammers, a high street firm … Continue reading

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