Weekly Notes: legal news from ICLR, 23 March 2020

This week’s roundup of legal news and commentary includes a lot about Covid-19 and its effect on law and the administration of justice, with updates on practice and procedure. But there have been other stories, including the lessons learned (or not learned) about Windrush.


Windrush report


Cover up of evidence in undercover inquiry


Coronavirus Bill

ICLR news

Business as usual

User tip: Links to external content

Coronavirus update

Courts and tribunals generally

Open justice

Crime: jury trials

Civil courts

Family courts

Court of Protection

First-tier Tribunals and Upper Tribunal

Employment tribunals

Public inquiries

Legal professions

Employment law

Information law

Media law


Human rights

Commercial law

Housing law

Legal practice

And finally…

Tweet of the week

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