New sites and developments

Cybersecurity for Lawyers

Cybersecurity for Lawyers is a primer for lawyers on practical cybersecurity, to improve the security of your law firm. It is a wiki (remember them?), so as well as using it for your own reference, anyone who registers can contribute. It is run by internet, tech, and telecoms law firm, decoded.legal and is aimed mainly […]

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Internet Newsletter for Lawyers September/October 2019

The latest issue of the Internet Newsletter for Lawyers is now published. In this issue: Surveillance – Chrysilla de Vere of Clarkslegal explains the issues surrounding use of facial recognition in public spaces Regulation – Alex Heshmaty of Legal Words looks at the debates around the regulation of big data companies Cryptocurrencies – Alex Haffner […]

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Juriosity

Juriosity: the new online Bar Directory

In partnership with the Bar Council, Juriosity provides the new online Bar Directory and more. Juriosity makes available to the market a platform which combines data about barristers and chambers, their practice areas, their successes, their experience, track record and content which is designed to enhance the market’s understanding of their work. The platform has […]

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Internet Newsletter for Lawyers July/August 2019

The latest issue of the Internet Newsletter for Lawyers is now published. In this issue: Copyright – Peter Adediran of PAIL Solicitors explains the new EU copyright directive: backing creatives Legal practice – Antony Smith of Legal Practice Management asks whether we want an Uber model for legal services Information overload – Alex Heshmaty of […]

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Erskine May’s Parliamentary Practice – free online

Erskine May’s Parliamentary Practice (a treatise upon the law, privileges, proceedings and usage of Parliament), now in its 25th edition 2019, is now online and free to use. Often referred to as “the Bible of parliamentary procedure”, Erskine May is both an iconic and practical publication. It is the most authoritative and influential work on […]

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Internet Newsletter for Lawyers May/June 2019

In the latest issue of the Internet Newsletter for Lawyers: Litigation – Edward Bird of Solomonic explains the ins and outs of predictive analytics for civil litigation Publishers – David Hand brings us up to date on developments at Justis Publishing, now part of vLex Crowdfunding – Daniel Jennings of Wright Hassall considers the rising […]

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Justis and vLex together building better legal research services

At the end of March, global legal research company vLex acquired Justis Publishing, established for 33 years in the UK legal research marketplace. Both vLex and Justis are legal technology companies who believe in the ability of technology to provide greater insights into legal information, and there is great potential in how their existing technologies […]

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DPS free webinars on a range of legal practice topics

DPS Software, supplier of practice management software to the UK Legal market, run regular webinars covering a range of topics that affect legal professionals. These are free to attend and usually last for around an hour. The sessions vary from purely informative and educational such as those regarding Making Tax Digital and GDPR to interactive […]

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Internet Newsletter for Lawyers March/April 2019

In the latest issue of the Internet Newsletter for Lawyers: Copyright – Simon Stokes of Blake Morgan looks at how copyright law is being challenged by disruptive technologies like AI and blockchain Online dispute resolution – Graham Ross of ODR training sees smart settlement tools as an opportunity for mediators Remote working – Shireen Smith […]

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ICLR launch legal information research and development space

The Incorporated Council of Law Reporting, official publisher of the authorised law reports of judgments decided in England and Wales has launched ICLR&D, a legal information research and development lab based at their London offices. The Lab is a dedicated environment for exploring and improving the entire primary law eco-system, with a particular focus on […]

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