LSS asks President of Supreme Court to clarify remarks on veiling in court

The LSS has written to the President of the Supreme Court, Lord Neuberger, following his recent speech about fairness in courts, in which he introduced an element of confusion on the issue of face-covering.

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LSS investigation: law firms providing sharia advice are at serious risk of breaching their insurance cover

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An LSS investigation has revealed that law firms in England and Wales risk breaching their professional indemnity insurance policies if they provide advice on “sharia law”.

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Laziness and cowardice: what Immanuel Kant would think of the Law Society’s Sharia guidance

Law SocietyBy LSS member Daniel Anderson *

Reading (and rereading) the Law Society’s “Sharia Succession Rules” Practice Note, a question suddenly occurred to me: what would one of our greatest moral philosophers, Immanuel Kant, think of it? I think it is fair to say that he would look at the Practice Note with scorn and contempt.

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