Author Archives: Helen Read

Paragon Costs Solutions – Costs Update Webinar 4 November @1pm

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HMCTS’ 4th Annual Public User Event webinars

An opportunity to view and understand changes that are being made … more

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How is your workplace changing due to Covid-19?

Alongside Management Today, Hays want to hear your views on the … more

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Hays – New Diversity & Inclusion Report 2020- Flexible working, equality & Covid-19

NEW DIVERSITY & INCLUSION REPORT 2020 FLEXIBLE WORKING, EQUALITY & COVID19 … more

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FREE webinars in national inclusion week

Nationally known Pearn Kandola is running a week of FREE webinars … more

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Bristol Pro Bono Group is seeking new members!

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Lloyds Webinar: Fraud threats faced by UK Businesses -14th October @9.30am

We all know the Coronavirus pandemic has affected every person, every … more

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Wessex Searches and Terrafirma Webinar on New Coastal Hazards Property Risk Assessment – 6th October @2.30pm

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UWE Distinguished Address – Autumn Series -starting 14th October!

We’re delighted to announce that we will still be running the … more

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In conversation with…..Karl Brown, Bristol Solicitor and Social Mobility Ambassador

Karl Brown, is a Partner at Clarke Willmott. He has also … more

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Bristol + Bath LegalTech Survey – please complete!

Whitecap is delighted to have been commissioned by the Bristol Law Society, … more

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Analysis of the High Court on the FCAs landmark case on business interruption – 17th Sept @1pm

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Managing the ‘new normal’ webinar with LawCare and panel – 30th Sept @1pm

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Call for evidence on Judicial Review by IRAL – close 19/10/20

Does judicial review strike the right balance between enabling citizens to … more

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Bristol Pro Bono Group – Check out the new website!

Bristol Pro Bono Group are passionate about access to justice. We … more

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Introducing ADR + Plus. It’s Covid-proof, quick, economical & cost/benefit positive

Designed by Malcolm Warner & John Virgo, specialist barristers from Guildhall … more

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Inheritance Act 1975 Update – Webinar with 3PB, 23rd Sept

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Arbitration : The Reluctant Party – FREE webinar 6th October

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Recent Quantum decisions in PI and Clinical Negligence – webinar with St John’s Chambers 18th Nov

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Paragon Costs Solutions – Costs Update webinar STD – 4th Nov

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Landlord and Tenant: Managing Insolvency Risk – Webinar with Forum Chambers – 14th October

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Current and emerging themes in planning and environment webinar with Guildhall Chambers – FREE webinar 11th Nov

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Celebrating Black History Month – FREE Webinar 21st October

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Bringing it all together; The process of moving legal software systems

In our previous three blogs in this series, we have talked … more

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Govt Funding for Re-Training those whose roles at risk from AI/automation

MyKindaFuture & the Government National Retraining Scheme: Applying behavioural science and … more

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Digital Workshops to Help the Underrepresented Pursue a Career in the Legal Sector

Legal work experience coalition PRIME has commissioned talent specialist MyKindaFuture to … more

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New magazine for all women working in law

The magazine will be quarterly in hard copy and digital, with … more

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Financial Remedy Pilot Launch – Thursday 1 October 2020

    District Judge Stephanie Cope Lead Judge for Financial Remedy … more

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The Law Society and HMCTS Impact of Covid-19 Q&A webinar recording

The Law Society have uploaded a recording of their Q&A event … more

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The Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE)- article by The Law Society

The SQE has been in development since 2015, with multiple consultations … more

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Growing a Dispute Resolution Practice -how retainers, insurance and funding can provide an edge in a competitive market – FREE Webinar 7th October @1pm

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Shareholder Protection from Unfairly Prejudicial Conduct – free webinars to view

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Financial Remedy Consent applications- change of procedure

Please note that from 24th August 2020 legal professionals must make … more

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Society of Asian Lawyers and South Asian Heritage Month 2020

The UK is celebrating its first South Asian Heritage Month (“SAHM”) … more

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Marsh JLT Specialty – Multiple Dwelling Relief Update

Read the full 2 page article here: Multi Dwelling Relief update … more

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Risk Management by Marsh JLT Specialty- Webcasts, Retainer Letters Pt 1 & Pt 2

Part One Victoria Prescott focuses on the relevant regulatory obligations and … more

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Go the extra mile for justice – replacing the SWLST Legal Walk 2020

We need your help to raise vital funds for free legal … more

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Feeding Bristol’s Healthy Holidays 2020

Feeding Bristol is BLS’s Charity of the Year. If you can … more

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New study shows online legal mediation could be the future

A new study by the Association of South West Mediators and … more

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Urgent Court Notice – Wearing of Face Masks

Bristol Civil & Family Justice Centre Wearing of face covering in … more

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