New regulatory operations at the BSB, a new website, and a reminder about the new Bar transparency rules

Modernising our regulatory decision-making In October 2019, we published a new edition of the BSB Handbook which modernised our regulatory decision-making by introducing new Enforcement Decision Regulations. The changes reflect a new…

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Transparency in the family courts – President issues a “route map” for those dealing with applications to vary or lift reporting restrictions

At the end of October 2019, the President of the Family Division, Sir Andrew McFarlane published guidance (first published in draft in May 2019) into reporting from the family courts[1].…

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