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Employers say skills gap will further deteriorate after Brexit

12th February 2018

Britain’s businesses are concerned that the current skills shortage will be made worse by Brexit this year. Employers not only believe that the skills shortage will continue to affect business in 2018, half…

Alleged hacker Lauri Love will not face US trial

6th February 2018

In October 2013, Lauri Love was arrested in Suffolk under the Computer Misuse Act, accused of breaching the security of NASA, the FBI, and other US government agencies. Yesterday, the 33-year-old student found out he…

Changes to UK law in 2018

30th January 2018

Increased consumer rights, lower heating bills for renters and tougher sentences for animal cruelty are among changes to UK law in 2018. The government will be implementing many promises it made last year, including…

How to stay healthy as a busy professional

22nd January 2018

The life of a busy professional is a taxing one, especially for those working as lawyers or working jobs in London’s legal sector. With myriad meetings, deadlines, paperwork, and clients to please, there…

Dutch royal family to officially add new member after legal dispute

16th January 2018

The son of a Dutch prince has won a legal battle allowing him to be granted a royal title. Hugo Klynstra, aged 21, will soon receive the title of Royal Highness Prince Carlos Hugo Roderik Sybren de Bourbon de…

Solicitor David Gauke named as new Justice Secretary

9th January 2018

Theresa May’s Cabinet reshuffle has seen David Gauke, the MP for South West Hertfordshire, appointed as the new Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice, replacing David Lidington. Gauke’s…

Legal blogs to follow in 2018

27th December 2017

Whether you’re a practising legal professional or seeking your first job as a lawyer, there are a number of useful and fascinating blogs well worth following. Written by barristers, solicitors and expert law…

What does the law say about setting off fireworks at Christmas and New Year?

18th December 2017

Christmas and New Year’s is nearly upon us and many of us would like to celebrate these joyous occasions by setting off a firework or two, but what does the law actually say about doing so? Of course,…