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The SRA Handbook sets out the standards and requirements the regulated community is expected to achieve and observe, for the benefit of the clients they serve and in the public interest.
The sixteenth version of the Handbook was..
A two page up-to-date review by Jock Mackenzie of recent medical case law particularly claims concerning delayed treatment and incorrectly performed operations. It has the benefit of Dr Mackenzie having the dual qualification of being a doctor of..
According to the April issue of The Oldie, practically all of us know practically nothing about the European Union. If you think you are an exception it invites you to test yourself on what it describes as “some of the most elementary..
One hundred children aged between seven and 11 were asked to draw a nurse, a builder, a banker and a lawyer. Unsurprisingly 88% drew builders as male, 81% drew nurses as female and 80% depicted bankers as male. However 35% of the children showed..
“Costs budgeting simply doesn’t work”, say Charles Auld & Kate Harrington in the New Law Journal of 25 March.
“At first sight, costs budgeting appears an attractive solution; restricting the costs that parties..
A government policy aimed at promoting family mediation as the preferred way of settling disputes over parenting, finance, and property has failed, new figures show.
Under the Children and Families Act, April 2014 mediation information..
Edgar Stephen George Thomas, a sole practitioner who admitted having no understanding of accounts rules who had not updated his “rubbish” client care letter for a decade, has been struck off for overcharging clients. He was charged by..
The Family Justice Council has launched a new guide to help litigants in person (LiP) reach financial agreements without the need to go to court.
Sorting Out Finances on Divorce is aimed at demystifying any complexities in the areas of..