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
What are Teckal companies and why are they attractive to local authorities, among others?Read answer »
'Employee', 'worker', or 'self-employed consultant/contractor': why should an employer care as long as they get the job done?Read answer »
How is such a historical, esoteric point of law impacting on homeowners and on the delivery of housing developments?Read answer »
Are the number of insolvencies in the charity sector increasing and, if so, what is causing them and what can be done about it?Read answer »