Morning round-up

Morning round-up: Tuesday 29 August

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The morning’s top legal affairs news stories

EU Brexit chief “concerned” over UK “ambiguity” [The Independent]

David Allen Green: A short thread about how maddeningly bureaucratic the EU is being about the Brexit negotiations [Twitter]

Trump’s lawyer emailed Kremlin about real estate project during campaign [The Guardian]

Transgender soldiers take Donald Trump to court to crush his ban on their military service [The Mirror]

Arpaio pardon flouts constitution, ex-White House officials say [The Guardian]

Legal services start-ups target lawyers’ paperwork [Financial Times]

UK companies must publish pay ratios under new law [BBC News]

SNP mock Jeremy Corbyn as he ends a campaign tour with a gaffe over Scotland’s separate legal system [Mail Online]

Kenya just imposed the world’s toughest law against plastic bags [The Independent]

Breaking the law to protect human rights [Open Democracy]

Sunbathing naked in your own garden — here is what the law says about stripping off on your own property [The Sun]

BPTC & LPC graduates sought for County Court Advocate roles: September start [Legal Cheek Hub]

“I don’t think the Magic Circle firms use this set but if they do, they should boycott them” [Legal Cheek Comments]

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