Evidence tests relaxed for domestic violence legal aid

  • By Alexander Daniels
  • By January 01, 70

From January domestic violence victims will no longer have to endure harsh evidence tests to qualify for legal aid, the government announced today. The Ministry of Justice decided in February that it would scrap a five-year time limit for some forms of evidence and broaden the range of documents that can be accepted as evidence. A statutory instrument amending the legal aid regulations will be la...

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Law firms and EU GDPR – four major headaches your practice may face

  • By Alexander Daniels
  • By January 01, 70

Source – www.lawaware.co.uk Law firms and EU GDPR is the hot topic of the moment. On the 25th of May 2018, the new regulations will come into force and that leaves little time to prepare. Two earlier articles on this subject looked at what the regulations mean and how you can prepare in terms of policies and procedures. This article focuses on four ...

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