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Bound for Romeward: Law Society Reaches Agreement with Italian Bar Association | News

The Law Society has entered into an agreement with the Rome Bar to strengthen ties with Italian law firms. In a memorandum of understanding signed this week, the two organizations pledged to continue to defend the practice rights of English and Welsh lawyers in Italy, and vice versa. They are also committed to exchanging information […]

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Bar: Lawyers should not use AI without clients’ consent

Boyce: Creating a More Stable and Predictable Environment ”for Developers Clients should be placed at the heart of legal technology by law firms, including asking for their consent before the deployment of artificial intelligence (AI), the lawyers said. The Law Society has published five fundamental principles that should govern the design, development and use of […]

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Sydney law firm G&B Lawyers praises civil disobedience over lockdowns

“PCR is a closed test,” said University of NSW virologist Bill Rawlinson. “You can pose it as a question: ‘Is it SARS-CoV-2 or not?’ But he doesn’t make the distinction: ‘What is this thing?’ Orthopedic surgeon and public health advocate John Cunningham said the post about PCR testing demonstrated “a staggering lack of idea from […]

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Law Commission proposes communications offenses reforms to target serious harm from online abuse and protect freedom of expression – media, telecommunications, computing, entertainment

UK: Law Commission proposes communications offenses reforms to target serious harm from online abuse and protect free speech To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. The Law Commission’s recommendations, which have been tabled in Parliament, would reform the “communication offences” found in Section 1 of […]

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The French Law Commission recommends an overhaul of anti-corruption laws

The Law Commission produced a report for the French National Assembly examining the impact of the 2016 anti-corruption law known as Sapin 2, making several recommendations aimed at strengthening legislation and improving safeguards. The committee recommended that the responsibility for monitoring compliance programs be transferred from the anti-corruption agency (AFA) to the transparency body HATVP […]

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Delivery workers covered by labor law, contract with companies on the digital platform – Department of Labor

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, July 27) – Couriers working for app-based food and courier companies are covered by the provisions of the Labor Code and related contracts, the Ministry of Labor and Employment said on Tuesday. In a notice, the agency said delivery people who are considered employees of digital platform companies are entitled to […]

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Delivery couriers covered by labor law, contract with digital platform companies – Labor Department.

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, July 27) – Delivery people working for app-based catering and courier companies are covered by the provisions of the Labor Code and related contracts, the Ministry of Labor and Employment said on Tuesday. In a notice, the agency said delivery people considered employees of digital platform companies are entitled to benefits […]

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The President of the Bar on the promotion of diversity in an elite profession

When Stephanie Boyce worked as a postwoman in Buckinghamshire, she often saw commuter trains heading for London. “I looked up and thought, ‘I’ll be on that train someday,’” she says of that time in her late teens when she “got by”, trying to work and study. His efforts paid off. Boyce, 49, became the first […]

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Law Society Warns Against Judicial Review Bill | Law

The judicial review bill, to be released on Wednesday, should “sound the alarm bells” for people trying to seek redress against the state in court, the Law Society said. Details of the bill, released ahead of its full release, which follows the government’s rhetoric about excess of justice, sparked accusations that it would restrict the […]

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Law Commission recommends specific offense for malicious tweets sent to trigger seizures

We are delighted that the Law Commission is calling on the government to introduce a specific offense to deal with flashing images posted on social media to trigger seizures in people with epilepsy. Read about Zach’s campaign to fight internet trolls in the Daily express. The Epilepsy Society campaigned for this type of abuse to […]

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Remunerate interns under training contracts and eligible work experience in the same way, says the Barreau aux entreprises

Chancery Lane calls for parity on both routes ahead of SQE rollout Law firms should not use the introduction of the Lawyers Qualifying Examination (SQE) as an opportunity to pay articling students less, the Law Society has warned. Body Chancery Lane has pointed out that providers of training and qualifying work experience (QWE) contracts are […]

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Law Commission Consultation Paper: Rethinking the Principle of Identification?

On June 9, 2021, the Law Commission launched a consultation “requesting views on whether and how corporate criminal liability law can be improved” (there “Consultation“).1 The consultation aims to determine whether the law surrounding the criminal liability of legal persons (such as corporations and LLPs) should be reformed in order to more effectively punish legal […]

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Remote Hearings | The bar

We have followed the changes, expanding our pre-pandemic work on the government’s court reform agenda. This page covers: Currently, judges decide whether a case can be held off based on the interests of justice. In December 2021, HM Courts and Tribunals Service published an assessment of remote hearings. The assessment reflects some of the concerns […]

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Law Commission of Ontario’s latest AI case study raises concerns about DNA genotyping tools

A recent report from the Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) highlighted the use of probabilistic genotyping (PG) DNA tools in Canadian criminal courts and warns that “in the absence of proper review, process, and legislation, there is a risk that AI tools, including DNA PG algorithms, will exacerbate racism in Canada’s justice system and render […]

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VHP sends recommendation to UP Law Commission to omit one-child policy from Population Control Bill: Read Details

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad, in a letter dated July 12, recommended that the Uttar Pradesh Law Commission omit the one-child policy from the Uttar Pradesh Population Bill 2021 ( control, stabilization and well-being). VHP suggests that the UP Law Committee remove a standard relating to children from the draft population policy. pic.twitter.com/YRcd9XsenS —Vishva Hindu Parishad-VHP […]

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Local Lawyer Receives Prestigious Law Society Award

Content of the article A local lawyer received a very prestigious award from the Law Society of Ontario. Douglas Elliott, who was born and raised in Elliot Lake, received an honorary Doctor of Laws (LLD) from the Law Society of Ontario at a June 23 convocation ceremony. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event was […]