19th January 2013
Changes to legal aid
The legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012, which comes into force in April 2013 will introduce dramatic changes to the legal aid system.
In particular, the main area concerned is that of Family Law...
29th November 2012
I have spent the day shadowing a Judge at the Newcastle Crown Courts and I have learnt so much about the practicalities of the legal profession and application of the law.
It really consolidated the importance of obtaining work experience before...
11th October 2012
In a society where social networking is becoming the most popular source of communication it was only a matter of time before a small minority, whether they can be described as opinionated or stupid, post insensitive, derogatory ‘tweets’ or posts...
9th October 2012
Unfortunately the first floor hub area is so busy today. So if you wanted any help with Lexis i am in the Law Library wearing my LexisNexis hoody... you cant miss me !!
3rd October 2012
So hopefully you guys enjoyed your LexisNexis induction seminars last week and learnt lots!!!
I tried to pop in to as many of the classes as I could to say hi so you know who I am if you need help.
Just to let you know about...
5th September 2012
I have spent a little time trying to decide what my first post would be about and I decided what beats a birthday gift?
That being said; on the 3rd September, what would have been Lord Halsbury’s 189th Birthday, LexisNexis chose to rename one of...