Archive for September 9th, 2010



Solicitors under fire from bar over referral fees – Law Society’s Gazette

“The new Criminal Bar Association chair has criticised solicitors for ‘abusing’ the referral fee arrangements for Crown court advocacy, claiming that solicitors are pocketing money for work done by barristers.”

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Law Society’s Gazette, 9th September 2010

Source: www.lawgazette.co.uk

TV format inventor fails to convince court that BBC stole his idea – OUT-LAW.com

“A man has failed in his attempt to show that his gameshow idea was copied by the BBC. A High Court judge refused to allow a full trial on the claims, calling them ‘simply unreal.’ ”

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OUT-LAW.com, 8th September 2010

Source: www.out-law.com

Bromsgrove man jailed over indecent images of children – BBC News

“A man has been jailed for three-and-a-half years after admitting making, distributing and possessing indecent photographs of children.”

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BBC News, 8th September 2010

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Goldman Sachs fined £20m by FSA – The Guardian

“The Financial Services Authority has fined Goldman Sachs £20m after the investment bank failed to tell the regulator a member of staff at the centre of fraud charges in the US was working in the UK.”

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The Guardian, 9th September 2010

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Conman jailed over fake injury compensation claims – The Independent

“A fraudster was jailed today for trying to claim compensation from a number of local councils for injuries he had never suffered.”

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The Independent, 8th September 2010

Source: www.independent.co.uk

System for appointing judges ‘undermining international courts’ – The Guardian

“A ‘toxic’ system for appointing the world’s most senior judges is fundamentally undermining the legitimacy of international courts, a new study claims.”

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The Guardian, 8th September 2010

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Government climbdown on detention of children in immigration centres – The Guardian

“Immigration minister Damian Green announces intention to ‘minimise’ detention of children rather than end practice.”

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The Guardian, 9th September 2010

Source: www.guardian.co.uk


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