Wednesday 28 February 1996
The architecture of the Inns of Court is lavishly documented in a large- format book to be published in April. It traces their history from their beginnings in the 13th century, with photographs by Helene Binet and essays by David Evans and Jill Allibone. The Inns of Court, from Black Dog Publishing, costs pounds 55.
Disability Act seminar
A two-hour seminar on the Disability Discrimination Act will be hosted by the chambers of Antony Shaw QC of 4 Brick Court at the London School of Economics on 20 March. Declan O'Dempsey and Andrew Short, co-authors of the forthcoming book Disability Discrimination Law, will be speaking.
Experts in injuries
Nabarro Nathanson has boosted its personal injuries department by hiring two key lawyers from the Leeds practice Cranswick Watson. They will help to make the team based in Sheffield, at the firm's new national centre for law in industry, among the largest and most experienced in Britain.
On the Russian front
The national law firm Eversheds has been appointed by the Overseas Development Administration's Know-How Fund to study the feasibility of franchising in Russia as a way of marketing British goods and services.
The Birmingham law firm Martineau Johnson is celebrating the centenary of the British car industry by launching an automotive group, bringing together lawyers with experience of the industry and specialist skills in areas such as trademarks and dealer franchising.
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more
Weather bomb in pictures: Storms cuts power for tens of thousands – and snow is on the way
Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
Russell Brand was rendered speechless on Question Time by this man
Fury at Airbus after it hints the super-jumbo may be mothballed
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
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