Morning round-up: Thursday 5 April

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By Legal Cheek Reporter on

The morning’s top legal affairs news stories

Barristers’ strike over cuts to justice system delays case [BBC News]

The three legal paths to stop Brexit are blocked [Financial Times]

New laws to prevent travellers setting up illegal camps under consideration [The Telegraph]

Shell threatened with legal action over climate change contributions [The Guardian]

Cleary Gottlieb lawyer loses his $25,000-a-month penthouse overlooking Central Park over bizarre rental technicality [Mail Online]

The latest comments from across Legal Cheek

Lawyers are the ‘loneliest’ professionals [Global Legal Post]

American lawyers urged to use ‘burner phones’ when travelling abroad to protect information from US border inspection [The Telegraph]

Dragons’ Den law firm Knights appoints broker for potential float [City A.M.]

Law student, 21, plummeted to just 6st 6lbs after a rare condition nearly starved her and left her in agonising pain every time she ate [Mail Online]

Tulisa wins huge court case against and Britney Spears over ‘Scream & Shout’ writing credits [Digital Spy]

Kalisher Paid Internship 2018 at the Criminal Cases Review Commission [Legal Cheek Hub]

“Hopefully the studies go well. Jealous of the ambition to become a legal academic. The real world sucks, but my student loans don’t care much for university salaries.” [Legal Cheek comments]

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