Coronavirus

August 19, 2020
Lockdown

COVID 19: Coping with the Virtual Life as a Student

Matthew Mundt presents advice tailored to incoming first year students on how to make the most of activities virtually.
July 27, 2020

Legal Protection and the Coronavirus: What defence is available to the insufficient medical care in times of emergency?

The inadequate medical care provided during the coronavirus crisis in the United Kingdom has attracted a lot of debate, especially in comparison to the responses of other countries. And so, the field of medical negligence may be facing another challenging task of drawing the line between mere unpreparedness in an unprecedented situation and grossly insufficient care, amounting to negligence.
July 22, 2020

Airline Staff Redundancy and the Coronavirus Crisis

As companies are starting to feel the financial strain of the coronavirus crisis, large airlines have quickly resorted to staff dismissals. This article outlines the legal and ethical challenges to the trend.
July 15, 2020

Case Backlog at Half a Million: Time to Extend the Court Day?

Sophia Gonella explores the growing accumulation of untried cases and the potential impacts of extended court days. Since the imposed lockdown and court closures resulting from […]
June 29, 2020
Lamp

Handling Coronavirus among the Homeless: a Comparison of National Approaches

Melissa Owens explores the impact of Covid-19 on the homeless population, comparing the UK, Nevada (US) and France's approach to tacking the key issues at hand
June 10, 2020

The Future Lawyer Weekly Update – w/c 8th June

The round-up of the stories that a budding Student Lawyer should be aware of this week
June 1, 2020
Lockdown

A democratic criticism of lockdown – a fine balance

This article by guest contributor Benjamin Coady aims to make the democratic case for an easing of lockdown restrictions. The scales of risk vs. liberty have tipped in the wrong direction
June 1, 2020

Clear the Lobby: What laws are MPs voting on this week (w/c 1st June)?

Sebastian Salek, the brains behind Clear the Lobby, brings you all the laws MPs are voting on this week, and explained in plain English!
May 28, 2020

The Future Lawyer Weekly Update – w/c 25th May

The round-up of the stories that a budding Student Lawyer should be aware of this week.