Law society council report 15th July

The Law Society Council met on the 15th July virtually and spent a productive day in discharging its function , representing members and moving the society forward in challenging times . Full details of what was discussed are in the Part 1 Summary Council report 15 July 2020 and this is accompanied by a copy of the Chief Executives Part

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Lockdown – light at the end of the tunnel

  The Covid-19 lockdown presents the biggest challenge to trading conditions for Law Firms for a generation. As businesses come to grips with a gradual return to trading conditions, they face a perfect storm of unavoidable decisions on remote working, rapid adoption of technology and communication, HR & management changes, new cybersecurity risks and an economy that could not have

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magistrates court sittings 27/4/20

Note Change to Guidance below just released [On Monday 27th April, Barnsley and Sheffield prisoners will be produced as they have been doing at Sheffield Combined court.  From Tuesday 28th April, a small number of prisoners will appear via remote hearing to Sheffield Combined Court. The remaining Shepcote Lane prisoners and Barnsley will be produced at Sheffield Combined Court. Defendants

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New virus Remote working arrangements for courts – 15th april

New arrangements have been announced for Remote Working to enable the Administration of Justice to operate effectively during the Lockdown and any reduced measures that apply thereafter in South Yorkshire and Humberside  . It has been announced that these will initially commence from Clough Road Police Station in Humberside from the 15th April 2020 and from Shepcote Lane, South Yorkshire

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