LAWCARE 2020 FIGURES
FOUR JURISDICTIONS FAMILY LAW FREE ONLINE CONFERENCE
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The Presidential team photograph displayed above was taken in November 2019.
Summary of Judgment
Wed, Dec 2, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM GMT
The Access to Justice Foundation celebrates National Pro Bono Week 2020 with Go the Extra Mile for Justice Day
The Law Society of Northern Ireland has lodged a Response to the Call for Evidence by the Independent Review of Administrative Law.
The PSN have launched a new scam newsletter providing useful guidance and contact information.
from 1 January 2021
the Challenges and Opportunities of the Pandemic
Court Dismisses Appeal Against Downstream Monitoring Of Police Interviews
A Law Society 'well being' initiative in support of the solicitor profession. Please click below to access the registration links.
Full details are outlined below as well as the link to register your attendance. Please note that these events are open to solicitors only!
A Power of Attorney enables you to choose a person (or persons) to deal with your property and affairs.
The Mental Health (Northern Ireland) Order 1986 / The Mental Health Review Tribunal (Northern Ireland) Rules 1986
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Conveyancing and COVID-19 Updates
Review Courts Lists (County Court and District Judge)
Challenges Facing Law Firms During Unprecedented Times
Reminder on Furlough Claims Deadline and Companies House Updates
LONDONDERRY FCC and LAGANSIDE FCC – cases listed for hearing during week commencing 3rd August 2020.
Administrative Review Lists for Week commencing 10th August
Please find attached FCC lists for w/c 27th July and FPC lists for w/c 3rd August – as well as the appropriate form to be completed in each case.
Week Commencing 27th July 2020
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New Updates From The Office Of The Lord Chief Justice
Updated Society Guidance on Conveyancing in light of the re-opening of the housing market
Companies House Updates and Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill
Updates From The Office Of The Lord Chief Justice
Notice from Guardian Ad Litem Agency regarding 2020 reconstitution of their Solicitor Panel
LISTING OF CASES - UPDATES FROM THE OFFICE OF THE LORD CHIEF JUSTICE
23.59pm Wednesday 20 May 2020
COVID-19 Response to reports of Delays ETC
Notification of pilot to hear undefended divorce petitions at Belfast County Court
For the urgent attention of all practitioners with Personal Injury actions and County Court Appeals listed in the Queen’s Bench Division
Administrative Review Of Listed High Court Business
ATTENTION ALL PRACTITIONERS
UK Legal Sector Affinity Group – Advisory Note Published - 21st April 2020
The Society has received the following revised Practice Note from Land Registry:
Office of Care and Protection (Patients) during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) Outbreak
Belfast City Council Property Certificates – E-mail applications
Members’ Information Notice- Fourth Edition
Members can access the provisions of the Coronavirus Act 2020 at:
Announcement of Reduction in Service in the First-tier Tribunal Tax Chamber Administrative centre
Centre House And Victoria Hall
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PRESIDENTIAL GUIDANCE ISSUED UNDER RULE 8 OF SCHEDULE 1 OF THE INDUSTRIAL TRIBUNALS AND FAIR EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL (CONSTITUTION AND RULES OF PROCEDURE) REGULATIONS (NORTHERN IRELAND) 2020
(Update includes more information on accessing small business grants, details on the job retention scheme, provision for the self-employed and new legislative protections for commercial tenants)
Tax Cases In The Tax Chamber
The Mental Health Review Tribunal (Northern Ireland) Rules 1986
UPDATED - 25th March 2020
Issued at the request of the Lord Chief Justice Office
19 March 2020
Child Contact Centres are members of the Northern Ireland Network of Child Contact Centres and of the National Association of Child Contact Centres. https://childcontactni.org/
Speak to your solicitor if you are buying or selling a home
New James Bond Film put back - seven months
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APPEAL FOR INFORMATION REGARDING THE INJURY AND DEATH OF MASTER STEPHEN GEDDIS ON 28TH - 30TH AUGUST 1975
‘Protecting the basic human right of liberty must be a priority’ was of the key messages from a special conference taking place in Belfast this week on the theme of the ‘Deprivation of Liberty of elderly and incapacitated people’.
(Registration and Refreshments – 30 minutes before the start of the event)
The King’s Inns Dublin, 30 November, 2019
Updated Publication: Judicial Studies Board (JSB)
Inaugural Conference of the Law Society of Northern Ireland Clinical Negligence Practitioner’s Group (LSNICNPG)
NIYSA CPD - 18th December 2019
The Law Society of Northern Ireland has welcomed Rowan White as its new President for 2019-20.
The Law Society of Northern Ireland has announced its new Presidential and Chief Executive team.
Queen’s University Belfast have developed a new module designed to introducerelevant professionals to forensic medicine and the legal aspects of medical practice.
Update on the EU Settlement Scheme - Part 2 (Advanced) (Belfast)
Court Finds That The Executive Office Can Set Up An Ex Gratia Redress Scheme For Historical Institutional Abuse Victims
Building a Vision for the Future of Restorative Practices
The new Child & Family Law Update - Issue 43 / August 2019 edition is now available. Please complete the form to order your copy.
Commonwealth Lawyers Association President Brian Speers has told advocates to be on the look-out against laws that promote oppression.Source: Standard Gateway
Court Dismisses Appeal By British Telecomunications In Disbility Discrimination Case
Swapping The Corridors Of Laganside For The Dusty Streets Of Rural East Africa.
Date published: 10/07/19
Court of Appeal determines that claims for holiday pay shortfall can be taken back to 1998
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New Speaker Confirmed - Gary Adair, Wilson NesbittSpeaking on the Judicial Review judgement on mediation and legal aid
COURT DECIDES CHARITY COMMISSION CANNOT DELEGATE DECISION MAKING FUNCTIONS TO STAFF
Mental Health Awareness Week 13-19 May 2019 (UK)
GET AHEAD, GET A MENTOR!
New video aims to prevent clients and the public losing their money online!
of 6 July 2016 on promoting the free movement of citizens by simplifying the requirements for presenting certain public documents in the European Union and amending Regulation (EU) No 1024/2012
In The Matter Of An Application By Elizabeth Mcgowan For Leave To Apply For Judicial Review -V- PSNI
Court Finds That Chief Constable Has Not Demonstrated Practical Independence On The Part Of The PSNI Legacy Investigations Branch
Marking 100 years of Women in Law
Past President, Norville Connolly, (President 2009 - 2010) has taken up a new position in Kabul, Afghanistan.
This is a free event for solicitors only
The Legal Sector Affinity Group urges lawyers to ‘Flag It Up’ to tackle the threat from ‘dirty money’.
Cost is £50.00 plus VAT
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The new Spring Summer edition of the Writ magazine edition 229 is now available for download from below.