News and events


Not all bad news: Supreme Court dismisses English language challenge

Date: 20 November 2015

Posted by: Ashley Fleming

  The Supreme Court has this week dismissed an appeal challenging the introduction of English language requirements for partners seeking to join their family members in the UK in the...Read more


#EqualPayDay and the legal sector

Date: 10 November 2015

Posted by: Nina Khuffash

More than 40 years after the Equal Pay Act was introduced, there remains a significant pay gap between men and women in full-time employment. The Fawcett Society used the latest...Read more


17 September 2015

Paul Gambaccini and the bigger picture

When I was first contacted by Paul Gambaccini, I was steeped in...Read more

8 September 2015

Can Michael Gove save our legal system?

Unlike his predecessor, our new Lord Chancellor is already signalling a principled...Read more

8 September 2015

Fracking: our future should not be for sale

The Government has not taken Lancashire’s recent decision to refuse two major...Read more

28 August 2015

Revenge porn - a thoroughly modern crime

Once the preserve of the celebrity sex tape, the prevalence of smart...Read more

31 July 2015

Government research reveals extent of workplace discrimination against mothers

Last week the government published the results of its research into pregnancy...Read more

26 June 2015

Torturers must be brought to justice

Torture is a gross abuse and the cruellest of crimes. The English...Read more

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