The way asylum seekers are treated in the UK is a silent scandal

We may be on different sides of the table, but legal aid lawyers like me feel the anxiety of the Home Office caseworkers who lose sleep over a failing system I worry asylum caseworkers are failing people in their darkest hourAs a legal aid caseworker specialising in immigration and...

Date: 27 May 2017

5 Ways In Which The Business Of Law Is NOT Changing Anytime Soon

Are we experiencing, or about to experience, a revolution in the world of legal services? Slow your roll....

Date: 26 May 2017

Non-Sequiturs: 05.26.17

Ed. note: Above the Law will not be publishing on Monday, May 29, in honor of Memorial Day. We'll see you on Tuesday, May 30 -- which is when we plan to issue our latest ATL Law School Rankings. * A Texas police chief is under investigation for allegedly calling a woman a "black...

Date: 26 May 2017

What’s Up With The Bar Exam?

From low passage rates to the UBE... everything you need to know about the state of the bar exam.

Date: 26 May 2017

Comply Now, Complain Later: Rick Alimonti On Recent Airline Controversies

The aviation attorney reviews airline regulations, including those pertaining to deboarding passengers.

Date: 26 May 2017

The History Of Commemorating Memorial Day

Know this one?

Date: 26 May 2017

3 Signs You May Be On Your Way Out Of The Practice Of Law

If you’re bored, depressed, or feel like a fraud, you may want to consider leaving the law.

Date: 26 May 2017

Prison officer risks endangering lives of inmates, says coroner

Concerns raised about ‘understanding of safety procedures’ after evidence at inquest into suicide of inmate at HMP Foston Hall A coroner has taken the unusual step of writing to a prison governor to warn that a prison officer who gave evidence at an inquest risked endangering...

Date: 26 May 2017

The Biggest Bully Is The School Itself — And Lawyers Can Help Put An End To This

Children are going hungry because schools refuse to serve them lunches... and then publicly shame them.

Date: 26 May 2017

Denton’s Milan office welcomes Giulio Andreani and team of five

Giuilio Andreani has joined Dentons as a partner in the tax practice in Milan, Italy.

Date: 26 May 2017

The State Of The Job Market

It's time to clear up some misconceptions about the state of the market for attorney jobs.

Date: 26 May 2017

The Crazy Reason Why Barack Obama Didn’t Want To Be A Supreme Court Clerk

Four current Supreme Court justices probably disagree with him.

Date: 26 May 2017

Anderson Tax makes promising start in Poland

Anderson Tax has launched in Poland, expanding its network in more than 63 locations worldwide.

Date: 26 May 2017

Law School Ordered To Post $1.5M Surety Bond In Case It Closes

This certainly doesn't bode well for the school...

Date: 26 May 2017

Trump's travel ban is a test for the US supreme court – and the country | Amir Ali

In a shameful decision during the second world war, the court ruled in favor of Japanese American internment. It must not repeat its mistakesThe US supreme court will soon decide whether to repeat one of the most shameful moments in American history. On Thursday, 10 judges on the...

Date: 26 May 2017

CAT rules against Norton Rose Fulbright client in Law Society training row

The Law Society is to reassess its conveyancing training after the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) ruled the body had "abused its dominant position" in the market. The post CAT rules against Norton Rose Fulbright client in Law Society training row appeared first on The Lawyer |...

Date: 26 May 2017

BLM loses out on revamped £500m NHS disputes panel

BLM has lost its place on the NHS' revamped disputes panel, while Clyde & Co, DAC Beachcroft and Kennedys have retained their spots. The post BLM loses out on revamped £500m NHS disputes panel appeared first on The Lawyer | Legal News and Jobs | Advancing the business of...

Date: 26 May 2017

Eastspring invests in Continuum Wind Energy subsidiary

Eastspring Investments, the USD146 billion Asian investment management arm of Prudential, is to invest an undisclosed amount in Watsun Infrabuild Private Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Continuum Wind Energy.

Date: 26 May 2017

Alternative capital moves to the mainstream

Alternative capital is becoming more mainstream, at least in the UK mid-market, according to a panel of capital providers assembled by mid-market M&A association, ACG UK.

Date: 26 May 2017

Switzerland signs DTA with Kosovo

Switzerland and Kosovo signed a double taxation agreement (DTA), covering taxes on income and capital.

Date: 26 May 2017


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