Author: rhys-duncan

Beware of ‘deepfake’ clients, regulator warns lawyers

Concerns over money laundering and terrorist financing

Mar 13 2024 7:53am
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SQE question pulled after law change

No impact on pass mark

Mar 12 2024 7:50am

TLT targets 50% female partners by 2029

Follows firm achieving 33% goal ahead of schedule

Mar 8 2024 8:43am

Legal secretary barred following county lines drug conviction

Avoided prison by 'skin of her teeth'

Mar 7 2024 8:21am

Judge opens ruling with Winnie the Pooh quote

Case concerning honey

Mar 4 2024 10:49am

Law Commission seeks advice on regulating self-flying cars

Concerns over safety and liability

Feb 27 2024 11:46am

Number of pupillage spots on offer hits a record high

But number of applicants also up

Feb 26 2024 8:45am
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SQE2 pass rate drops to 64%

Down from 79%

Feb 23 2024 8:58am

Shoosmiths advises TC seekers on using AI in applications

Refine original thoughts, not replace them

Feb 22 2024 8:14am

Wayne Rooney applied to study law at Nottingham Uni

'I want to do it to get one of those wigs on!'

Feb 21 2024 11:36am

CPS: Quarter of pupil barristers quit after a year

Potential for 'better advocacy opportunities' elsewhere, report finds

Feb 21 2024 8:56am

Macfarlanes retains 6 of 7 spring qualifying trainees

Firm also announces switch to single autumn intake in move that doesn't affect TC numbers

Feb 20 2024 1:07pm

NRF boosts newly qualified solicitor pay to £120k

Maximum of £168,000 with bonus

Feb 19 2024 8:25am