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Super-injunctions, hyper-injunctions, gagging-orders, call them what you will, are causing the death of free speech, a scourge on society's right to information, a tool used by the rich and famous to have their cake and eat it, a slap in the face to the working man and woman - according to the...

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5 May 2011
Daniel Swan

Daniel Swan

It seems like every media outlet you turned to over last couple of weeks was full of details (or not as the case may be) of the latest celebrity injunction. It was like a cryptic crossword clue, with the nation trying to guess the identity of celebrities up to no good, who have used the courts...

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4 May 2011
Francesca Hay

Francesca Hay

I am always surprised to hear when I am talking to prospective candidates and I ask about their current interviews, how they went and what feedback they got. When they say they haven't heard anything and are unlikely to hear as their interview was over two weeks ago, I am shocked. Let's...

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27 April 2011
Debbie Kaba

Debbie Kaba
Internal Recruitment Manager, Central Services

Last week saw Hannah, Kate and I travelling to the other end of the country for the SLG Weekend School. The Annual Weekend School for Local Government Lawyers is held every year around Easter and this year it was held at Exeter University - now can you see why I said the other end of the...

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21 April 2011
Sellick Partnership

Sellick Partnership

Our Legal Career Clinic was held at the SLG Annual Weekend School on Saturday 16th April and we had just the right number of attendees to make the session really useful.  Being in a more intimate group meant that everyone could discuss their own personal situation, where...

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21 April 2011
Hannah Cottam

Hannah Cottam
Group Director, Legal Specialist