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Free stuff from ‘Legal Ethics Journal’ (UK)

November 11th, 2010 · 1 Comment

The table of contents of new issues of Legal Ethics Journal are available online.  Its general editor is Christine Parker from Melbourne University.  Its advisory board features a number of Australians too: Adrian Evans, Monash University, Reid Mortensen, University of Southern Queensland, and Gino Dal Pont, University of Tasmania.  Unlike the rest of the journal, […]

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Tags: England · Ethics · Legal writing

England’s new Legal Ombudsman

October 12th, 2010 · 1 Comment

The English spent £20 million on a new Legal Ombudsman who, since Thursday, has had power to issue fines of up to nearly $50,000.  He is the former director of a homeless shelter, Adam Sampson, pictured.  He is not a lawyer, but his wife is a barrister. This is his website.  And this — yes […]

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Tags: England · Legal Services Commissioner · Professional regulation