Month: November 2021

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Law Society comments on SRA 21/22 business plan

The Law Society president I. Stephanie Boyce has backed the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA) 2021-2022 business plan and budget, and reiterated the joint key priorities for the Law Society which include anti-money laundering (AML), diversity, inclusion, technology and innovation,  “We are pleased to see the SRA is prioritising its work and resources on its core regulatory […]Read More

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Judicial review ‘reform’ plans would have ‘chilling’ effect on justice

Judicial review is an essential part of our justice system which keeps government accountable, the Law Society of England and Wales said after giving evidence to the Judicial Review and Courts Bill committee in parliament. “Our primary concern is that changes are being proposed which make life easier for government at the expense of accountability […]Read More