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Hannah is one of the Future of Law blog’s digital and technical editors. She graduated from Northumbria University with a degree in History and Politics and previously freelanced for News UK, before working as a senior news editor for LexisNexis.

Richard has practised as a commercial litigator for over 15 years and in that time has represented some of Scotland's leading businesses, individuals and public sector organisations in disputed matters. Richard has been praised by clients for his "clear, straightforward and sensible" legal advice (Chambers) and for his "ability to manage complex insolvency litigation" (Legal 500). He is a member of the Professional Negligence Lawyers' Association, is a solicitor-advocate and the lead commercial litigation tutor on the Diploma in Legal Practice at the University of Edinburgh.

Richard is recognised by The Legal 500 as an expert in intellectual property, commercial litigation and insolvency and corporate recovery.

Allison is a former partner of Shoosmiths, with extensive experience of legal management and practice compliance.
Amy is a content writer and marketing manager at LexisNexis. She previously worked as an independent writer and researcher, for clients such as, Unilever, Kantar TNS, The Soil Association, MasterCard and Lufthansa Airlines. She has written for national publications, including City A.M. and Financial IT. Amy now writes and plans editorial content for the LexisNexis blogs, campaigns and industry magazine features. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Italian and French from the University of Warwick.
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Read our latest commercial news update for November - featuring: An unreasonable restraint of trade, An employee’s right to compensation for inventions and Barclays pays...

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The Ministry of Justice has signed the 112th update—practice direction amendments which makes a technical change to the 111th update for the Online Civil Money Claims...

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Our November update covers Brexit, Risk & Compliance, Commercial, Corporate, Information Law & TMT and Employment. BrexitRisk &...

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Future of Law

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Commercial news vlog - November 2019: An unreasonable restraint of trade, An employee’s right to compensation for inventions and Barclays pays $6m to end US SEC's foreign bribery claim
In-House

Read our latest commercial news update for November - featuring: An unreasonable restraint of trade, An employee’s right to compensation for inventions and Barclays pays...

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Future of Law

Have you ever stopped to think how many times your face has been captured by Facial Recognition Technology? With many barriers and challenges to overcome what does the...

112th practice direction update
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice has signed the 112th update—practice direction amendments which makes a technical change to the 111th update for the Online Civil Money Claims...

Latest legal and regulatory news update - 8 November 2019
In-House

Our November update covers Brexit, Risk & Compliance, Commercial, Corporate, Information Law & TMT and Employment. BrexitRisk &...

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Future of Law

Losing sleep over the fact the legal profession is in the top five for most reported data instances? Employing a Data Protection Officer could help you sleep more...

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The legal sector is supposedly a late adopter of technology. In fact, today, lawyers are embracing technology more and more. Currently in the legal industry, you can’t...

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Corporate Law

The Market Tracker Team analysed share price performance of companies admitted to trading on the Main Market and AIM in the first half of 2019 comparing the IPO offer...

FS weekly highlights—7 November 2019
Financial Services

Welcome to the weekly Financial Services highlights from the LexisPSL Financial Services team for the week ending 7 November 2019. This weeks highlights include updates...

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