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Landmark Gig Economy Rights Bill Passed by California

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Our global tax system should reward the social and economic behaviour we want, and penalize the behaviour we do not…

First Ever Space Crime? A Wakeup Call for Extra-Terrestrial Law

Now that the first ever space crime has allegedly been committed, should we expect a court, a jury and an…

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The new UK Prime Minister has talked of the possible value of free ports to a post-Brexit UK.

Should US Gun Laws be Changed?

Unfortunately, in the past few weeks mass shootings have taken the news in the US and worldwide. With there being…

Staying on the Right Side of the Law in a Digital World

With greater numbers of companies than ever before conducting business online, it’s never been more important to be…

What’s It Really Like to Be a Barrister?

Becoming a barrister is often considered one of the highest achievements for a person’s legal career and most are…

A Meeting of Minds: Mindfulness in the Law

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The Real Cost of Refusing to Mediate

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The Art of Litigation: Bull or Bear?

It’s no secret that litigators have a reputation for bringing bullish tactics to the courtroom.

High Court Confirms That the Role of the Courts Is Not to “Discover, Uncover, Or…

The recent High Court judgment in Graham Frederick John Auliffe and ors v Susan Ellis EWHC 1427 (QB) clarified…

Is There Such a Thing as a Freelance Lawyer?

The world of work is changing and flexibility appears to be the way of the future. A major cause of this shift is…

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Should US Gun Laws be Changed?

Unfortunately, in the past few weeks mass shootings have taken the news in the US and worldwide. With there being two mass shootings on consecutive days at the start of August in Texas and Ohio, the never-ending debate to whether or not the government need to enforce some changes becomes even more heated and ever topical. This month, I decided…
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