Weekly Notes: legal news from ICLR — 12 November 2018

This week’s roundup includes diversity and adversity in the legal professions, court reform, open justice, legal aid, Brexit bombshells, and the devil of a copyright claim.

Legal professions

Levelling the Playing Field

The customer is always white

Courts

Progress of Reform

Family law

Open justice

Litigants in person

Brexit

NCA looks into Leave vote funding

Article 50 reference to ECJ to proceed

They think it’s all Dover. It is now. (Or maybe it isn’t?)

Second referendum: further reading

Intellectual property

Devil’s advocacy

Human Rights

Happy 20th Birthday to the HRA

Dates and Deadlines

Survive and Thrive

Allegations of domestic abuse in family courts

Bar Conference

Tweet of the week

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