The Courts – Latest Round Up From The Law Society

On 27 March the MoJ and HMCTS announced that, for public safety reasons, the work of the courts and tribunals will be consolidated into fewer buildings. As of 15 April there were 160 priority court and tribunal buildings open for essential face-to-face hearings. This represents 43% of the 371 crown, magistrates and family courts across England and Wales. In addition,

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Re-starting the Conveyancing Market

Coronavirus (COVID-19) as all Conveyancing Solicitors know had a dramatic effect on the conveyancing market . This caused significant uncertainty for many, especially as government guidance continues to evolve. New guidance has been established to provide professionals with information to enable them to complete moves while maintaining safety as social distancing measures are eased in live with government guidelines. This

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Latest MOJ Update with a Focus on Domestic Violence

Victims and witnesses NEW: At the No10 press conference today, the Home Secretary Priti Patel announced an additional £2 million to support charities to further expand services for those at risk of domestic abuse. The following page contains more information about help offered to domestic abuse victims: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/domestic-abuse-how-to-get-help   HMPPS Prisons and probation services have implemented significant changes to comply

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