Video: Brenda Hale Sworn in as First Female President of UK’s Supreme Court

The first female president of the supreme court and the youngest lord chief justice in 50 years have been sworn in.  Brenda Hale’s appointment to...

Zervos vs Trump: US President Has No Immunity; is Subject to Law [Read Ruling]

On March 20, 2018 Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of New York Hon. Justice Jennifer G. Schecter held in the case...

Tax Evasion: Ronaldo ‘Accepts’ 2year Suspended Jail Sentence and €18.8m Fine

Cristiano Ronaldo has been handed a two-year suspended jail sentence and fined €18.8m after reaching a deal with Spanish authorities over a tax evasion case,...

Delhi Court Allows Service of Summons via WhatsApp, [Read Order]

A Delhi court recently allowed the service of summons in a criminal case, through whatsapp, text message and e-mail. An order to this effect was passed last...

Legal Profession Looks Beyond Law Degrees for Talent

Do you want to be a lawyer? The first question prospective university students should ask is not the obvious one: should I do a...

Court Refuses to Declare ‘Breastfeeding Woman on Magazine’s Cover’ as Obscene

The Kerala High Court recently refused to categorize a magazine cover with a woman breastfeeding her baby as obscene, noting that “shocking one’s morals”...

IBA Conference Sydney 2017: Daily Highlights III

Day 4 Insights Gradually, the IBA Annual General Conference is coming to a close but just not yet. Today, we bring you insights from Day...

Court Clerk Suspended Over “Short Dress” Faces More Disciplinary Action – Judiciary

A Court Clerk who was yesterday suspended for dressing indecently will face more disciplinary action at the end of her suspension. Rosemary Namuwanga, working as a court clerk and interpreter at...

IBA Conference Sydney 2017: Daily Highlights II; NBA hosts Nigerian Night

Day 3 Highlights Have you ever wondered about the role of disruptors like Air BnB and Uber on the traditional industries of hospitality and transportation?...

How To Turn Lawyers Into Better Writers

By and large, lawyers fall into two camps: those who won’t admit their writing needs help, and those who don’t realize it. Set aside your...