April Messenger

We are delighted to bring you the  April Messenger published with our partners at Legal RSS Articles in this issue include:  Read it online HERE or download it HERE.Why not join in the conversation and share YOUR news with YOUR community.Tell us all about your: The deadline for the May edition is 19th April 2024. Don’t forget Manchester Law Society Members get their articles published FREE OF CHARGE! Please submit

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Save the date: UK Pro Bono Week 2024 taking place 4-8 November

Following a hugely successful Pro Bono Week 2023, this year’s event will expand on the insights and support delivered by PBW 2023. The 23rd annual Pro Bono Week will be taking place from 4-8 November 2024, bringing together the UK legal community to collaborate and innovate – with the goal of enabling more qualified legal assistance

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March Messenger: out now!

We are delighted to bring you the March Messenger! Published with our partners at Legal RSS  Articles in this issue include:  ​​​​​​​Read it online here or download it here. Why not join in the conversation and share YOUR news with YOUR community. Tell us all about your: The deadline for the April edition is 22nd March 2024.

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etiBash – dedicated social events for 2024

After attending so many inspiring events over the years, etiCloud has launched etiBash, its very own series of information networking events that are happening in various cities across the UK this year. Explains Tom Speddings, senior business development manager for etiCloud: “The inaugural etiBash  – eti Business Associates Social Hour – took place in Sheffield

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Consultation: Introducing Fees in the Employment Tribunals and the Employment Appeal Tribunal

The government is proposing to reintroduce fees for employment tribunal claims, nearly 7 years after the Supreme Court quashed the previous charging regime; ruling it to be unlawful. The proposals are for a £55 fee to issue any claim at an ET or EAT and there would be no separate hearing fee. They have said

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Do you fancy a challenge?

We Love MCR Charity are delighted to announce their exciting WLMC Challenge Events Calendar 2024. A full schedule of inclusive events to engage your members and support our work with young people and communities across Manchester. Last year WLMC events raised over £82,000 and engaged 280 supporters – their highest amount ever. This year they

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Manchester Legal Awards 2024 OPEN!

It’s that time of year again! The Manchester Legal Awards are back and open for entries. These awards, now in their 15th year, recognise and celebrate the best legal talent from across the region. Categories cover all areas of law with individuals, teams, firms and chambers of all sizes encouraged to enter. With 21 awards

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Trustworthy handling of funds in legal services: A new standard for security and integrity

The cornerstone of Corporate Legal Services is trust, which extends beyond legal advice to encompass the secure handling of financial transactions. Last week, the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) announced it has commenced a consumer protection review. The report published emphasises the importance of trust in legal services, citing cases like Axiom Ince’s loss of £60m

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