News for Law
Monday, December 19, 2016
Brexit to Unravel Red Tape
In the Economist this week is an interesting article about the effect of Brexit on the regulations that effect British industry and procurement.
Friday, November 04, 2016
Brexit Legal Battle Leads to More Uncertainty
Yesterday, in a massive legal for the future of the UK, it was agreed that parliament must be consulted as to the terms of when Article 50 can be triggered.
Monday, October 31, 2016
The Lawyer Looks at Outsourcing as a Benefit to the Sector
According to The Lawyer, many UK law firms are looking to improve efficiency and profit margins by outsourcing back office functions to service centres.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Law Firms Look to Merge Due to Competition
Over 40% of law firms are looking to merge with or buy another business in the next year to defend against competition according to information released yesterday.
Friday, September 16, 2016
MoJ Prepares for Digital Age
A report released yesterday called ‘Transforming our justice system’ has set out the government’s plans to put technology to better use in courts.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Automation to Approach the Bar
A start-up called Luminance has gained the backing of Mike Lynch, founder of investment technology fund Invoke Capital and formerly Autonomy to use artificial intelligence to quickly read through legal documents.
Monday, September 05, 2016
U.K. service sector grows despite recession fears
The Markit/CIPS purchasing managers' index (PMI) showed activity in UK services recorded the biggest month-on-month rise in the survey’s 20-year history.
Theresa May still won’t guarantee residency status to EU Workers
Prime minister Theresa May has again refused to guarantee the long-term status of EU citizens living in the UK