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Wellbeing of lawyers worse than GPs and teachers, says study

10th February 2020

It’s no surprise that lawyers’ jobs can be challenging and stressful at times due to the legal sector’s fast-paced environment. However, that doesn’t deter many students pursuing a career in…

New laws for smart gadgets sold in the UK

4th February 2020

In the recent years of smart gadgets becoming more popular in the home, the term ‘Internet of things’ or IOTs has been established. The term refers to internet-connected devices, this list of which…

Biggest changes in the law in the past decade

31st January 2020

The UK has ended the decade in a very different place to how it started thanks to the new laws that came into force during the 2010s. Those who work in lawyer jobs, the government and other roles in the legal sector…

2020 legal and networking events in London

29th January 2020

When it comes to entering the law or business sector, networking is a foundation for growth. Speaking to like-minded professionals, gaining information and vital contacts are all part of the job and one of the ways…

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…