- Friday, 29 May 2015
Lawyers do not have the same rights to speak out on sensitive and high-profile cases as journalists, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights has ruled. It said that if lawyers are to make value judgements in public, they must have a factual basis.
Tags: CCBE, disciplinary action
Posted in Latest news, Regulation
- Monday, 8 December 2014
The European Commission has launched today a new online find-a-lawyer search engine, enabling potential clients to find lawyers in 17 countries, including France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Scotland – but not England and Wales.
Tags: CCBE, Law Society, Law Society of Scotland
Posted in Latest news, Technology