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Menthol cigarettes to be banned in 2020

10th January 2020

In a bid to prevent young people from starting smoking, menthol cigarettes will be banned in May 2020. The ban is a result of the new EU Tobacco Product Directive laws, in which menthol and skinny cigarettes are…

Ethical veganism ruled as a philosophical belief

8th January 2020

For the first time a tribunal has ruled that ethical veganism is a philosophical belief, following the case of Jordi Casamitjana, who claimed he was sacked by animal welfare charity League Against Cruel Sports…

Number of speeding drivers rises

27th December 2019

New figures reveal that where you live in the UK can affect your chances of being caught speeding, according to an analysis of Home Office data by Adam Snow from Liverpool John Moores University and Doreen Lam from…

Things to consider before accepting a job offer

13th December 2019

Finding out that you’ve been offered a job, whether it’s in law or an in-house legal job, is an exciting time. However, despite initially being attracted to the new role, there are still some things to…

New Year's resolutions for your career

12th December 2019

New Year’s resolutions don’t need to just be about going to the gym or eating healthier, as it’s also the perfect opportunity to set yourself some career orientated goals. Whether you work in legal…

Law schools introduce work-life balance courses

6th December 2019

Law students are reportedly spending many more hours each week studying than other subjects, in the hope that they’ll beat other candidates and secure one of the top lawyer jobs in London once they graduate. …

Tips for a long-distance job search

29th November 2019

Looking for your perfect job can be difficult, especially if you’re conducting a long-distance job search. Although there is help available for finding your dream role, such as from a legal recruitment agency…

Top retailers on Google ignore consumer laws

28th November 2019

With Christmas almost here, you’re likely to be browsing the internet looking for the perfect gifts for your loved ones, but can you trust all the online retailers you come across? A recent investigation…