News from myBarrister™

Chantal-Aimée Doerries QC, the new chair of the Bar Council, has said that students thinking of qualifying as a barrister will have to spend up to £127,000. ... read more
February 24th, 2016
The number of tenants evicted from their homes reached a record high in 2015, according to figures recently issued by the Ministry of Justice. The figures revealed that 42,728 households in rented accommodation were forcibly removed.  ... read more
February 17th, 2016
The opportunity to buy cheap designer furniture will end this year following an EU shake-up of replica laws which makes it a criminal offence. ... read more
February 16th, 2016
Foodles Production (UK), a production company that worked on Star Wars, is to be prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive following an injury to one of the film’s leading actors, Harrison Ford, during the filming. ... read more
February 15th, 2016
An employment tribunal has found in favour a woman, who was wrongly accused by her employer, Starbucks, of falsifying documents, when she had simply misread numbers she was responsible for recording as a result of dyslexia. ... read more
February 11th, 2016
More than 40 years after Lord Lucan disappeared from a London crime scene, the high court has finally cleared the way for his only son to inherit the earldom, according to a report in The Guardian. ... read more
February 8th, 2016
Barbara Rich, a barrister who is a member of 5 Stone Buildings, has criticised “mainstream media” for its incompetence in reporting of Court of Protection (CoP) cases. ... read more
February 5th, 2016
From today, landlords who let property in England will have to carry out checks to make sure potential tenants have the right to rent property in the UK. ... read more
February 4th, 2016
A hundred judges and magistrates have received written threats connected to cases they presided over during the past five years, the Ministry of Justice has revealed. The admission that those on the bench are subject to such a high level of intimidation comes after a whistleblowing legal action... ... read more
February 3rd, 2016
A row between one of Britain’s most prestigious golf clubs and its members has escalated with the owners being threatened with legal action over plans to dramatically increase annual fees. ... read more
February 2nd, 2016

Pages

Search for a barrister

Request a callback

Most popular

There has been a significant growth in the amount of money lent to one or other of divorcing couples in order to fund their legal fees. posted on March 16th, 2016
The new Consumer Rights Act, which came into force on 1 October 2015, will for the first time give shoppers the clear right to a repair or replacement when web-based products, including downloaded or streamed content such as apps, music, movies and games, fail to work. posted on October 2nd, 2015