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BPP contracted to deliver super-exam prep courses by six City firms

posted on 6th December 2019 by Amber Lewis

The ‘City Consortium’ group, made up of six giant law firms, have appointed BPP Law School to design and run the legal education and skills training for the new Solicitors Qualifying Examination (... read more

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The Remote Working Dilemma: Who Is the Ultimate Winner?

posted on 26th November 2019 by Amber Lewis

Working from the comfortable space of your living/study room or from your local coffee shop is an idea appealing to almost everyone. Is this sentiment of workers based on convenience or do they really... read more

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£500m boost for legal aid promised by Lib Dems

posted on 22nd November 2019 by Amber Lewis

The elections campaigns are now in full swing. Labour announced their manifesto yesterday and this week the Liberal Democrats have announced they’ll increase the legal aid budget by a third. The cur... read more

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Christmas Deadlines!

posted on 19th November 2019 by Amber Lewis

Christmas is fast approaching! Please find below the deadlines for your timesheet submissions and payment dates to ensure you don’t miss out on all the festive fun: Monday 23rd December Deadline... read more

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MoJ invests £2m in the development of legal tech

posted on 12th November 2019 by Amber Lewis

Tech Nation, a network of technology entrepreneurs, was named last week as the recipients of a £2 million Ministry of Justice investment. This funding forms part of a government funding scheme for th... read more

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KMPG Hire New Legal Services Ambassador

posted on 8th November 2019 by Amber Lewis

KPMG have appointed Christina Blacklaws, a former president of the Law Society from July 2018 to July 2019, as a strategic advisory ambassador for their legal services department. The Big Four account... read more

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Government must regulate ‘gig economy’ – Lib Dems

posted on 18th September 2019 by Rita Iboko

UK employment rights fall behind that of other European countries and the “gig economy” is allowing for job insecurity, a Liberal Democrats conference heard on Tuesday the 17th of September. Head ... read more

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IR35 – Key Findings

posted on 2nd September 2019 by Rita Iboko

Kingsbridge IR35 Insurance The stated purpose of the private sector IR35 reforms is to tackle avoidance and ensure that contractors and PSCs are paying the right amount of tax. It is not there to disa... read more

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What’s hindering your career?

posted on by Rita Iboko

What’s hindering your career? Flexible working opportunities, career confidence, work-life balance, tight budgets? DO YOU HAVE TEN MINUTES TO TELL US HERE? https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/Conta... read more

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Managing Director,Charlie Harris – New addition to the Contax Law team.

posted on 29th August 2019 by Rita Iboko

With over 12 years’ experience in the legal market, Charlie has built up an unrivalled network of contacts, candidates and market knowledge to assist with any recruitment needs or career advice. Cha... read more

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