The Remote Working Dilemma: Who Is the Ultimate Winner?

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 work more effectively when isolated and uninterrupted in the comfort of their preferred working space? The first thing to consider when[…]

£500m boost for legal aid promised by Lib Dems

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 current budget stands at £1.6m, but they plan to pump £500m into the legal aid system, pledging to ‘establish a new right to affordable,[…]

Christmas Deadlines!

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 for signed timesheets 12pm midday. Tuesday 24th December Sonovate will be closed from 12pm. Wednesday 25th December Merry Christmas! Thursday 26th December Sonovate team[…]

MoJ invests £2m in the development of legal tech

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 the burgeoning legal technology sector. The lawtech industry saw a 714% increase in international investment in 2018 from the previous year, with investment[…]