Lockdown

15.05.20

Lockdown challenges in probate

There will not be many areas of business that will be able to avoid a heavy and sustained blow from the coronavirus.

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13.05.20

Force majeure and covid-19

Force majeure has often been talked about in recent weeks as, quite literally, the legal get out clause of the moment.

Force majeure and covid-19
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13.05.20

Law Firms and Furlough

Firms are more than a month into a new normal, with lawyers and staff operating on a remote basis and working hard to keep business going as usual.

Law Firms and Furlough
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11.05.20

GHR review: no guaranteed increase

A long-awaited review into the Guideline Hourly Rates (GHR) is underway and by the end of this year recommendations to update them are expected to be made.

GHR review: no guaranteed increase
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11.05.20

Mercury signings temporarily acceptable

Conveyancing is being particularly hard hit by the lockdown restrictions and it’s obvious why.

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11.05.20

Remote working and cyber risks

Working from home is the order of the day and there is every reason to believe remote working will become a firm fixture in the UK business world

Remote working and cyber risks
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11.05.20

Justice at risk

A leading think tank has warned that the criminal justice system (CJS) is heading for a huge backlog of cases which could take two years and require up to £110m...

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11.05.20

Delays in tracing defendants and the limitation period

Pity the solicitors who have been outed for potentially “lazy” conduct by the judge in the course of a recent personal injury claim.

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11.05.20

Changes in the Legal Accounts Arena for Lockdown 2020

There have been “unprecedented” changes in the UK recently, due to the lockdown caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Changes in the Legal Accounts Arena for Lockdown 2020
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