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How do you design court rules with unrepresented litigants in mind? The new Simple Procedure Rules attempt to realise this desire of the Gill review. One of the drafting team explains the thinking
The language is very different, but it is the new powers of the sheriff that may have the biggest impact: comment on the new Simple Procedure Rules
The future for small firms, possibilities under Brexit, and managing yourself to better performance – some highlights from the Society’s Leading Legal Excellence conference
Obstacles to mergers are often created by conflicting cultures and working practices, and if individual egos give way to a willingness to look at new ideas, success is likely to follow
A new bank's approach to rebranding, when faced with an issue regarding its chosen name, provides a lesson to any organisation faced with a similar challenge
How is the Brexit process shaping up from the EU side? The Society's Brussels Office explains how its institutions are preparing for negotiations with the UK
Recent statements of Registers’ policy regarding unmapped common areas mean that without correcting legislation, many issues will require to be addressed by all concerned with property law