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Commercial awareness - what's it all about?

Law firms want their lawyers and their trainees to have commercial awareness so they can relate to the needs of their clients. This means that you need to know what's going on in the business world. The Burning Question is a weekly article written by a leading firm designed to get you thinking about the commercial issues that the modern lawyer must contend with. Click here to find out more.

Question of the week

Previous questions

Arctic drilling: Shell exploring the cold waters of the Arctic - written by Clyde & Co LLP

With falling oil prices and the high costs of safety and transportation, why is Shell still set on drilling in the Arctic?

Implications of new slavery protections on UK businesses - written by Clyde & Co LLP

How does modern slavery impact on businesses and their supply chains in the United Kingdom and how is this being addressed by the UK government?

Remote regulations: RPAS, drones and UAV - written by RPC

Is too much red tape preventing the UK drone industry from flying high?

Cashless society - written by Thomas Eggar LLP

Are we becoming a cashless society?

#UnfairDismissal: employees and social media - written by Thomas Eggar LLP

Should an employee get sacked for sending offensive tweets?

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