Five courtrooms in the Royal Courts of Justice in central London have been pre-wired for television broadcasting. This will be the first time the UK has allowed something like this to happen. The live board cast will happen on Thursday with a 70 second delay for security reasons.
The start of November saw the launch of a new UK law firm directory site. The site lists most of the major firms and solicitors within the UK. With the internet playing a much larger role for local businesses it is paramount for local firms to get as much exposure online as possible. This added exposure helps local sites gain higher rankings in the search engines and due to the user added reviews and comments helps to keep peoples trust in their brand.
An elderly patient has been allowed to go home even though she is terminally ill. The high court ruled that she can return home to live out the rest of her days in happiness and with meaning. After threatening to kill herself if she remained in care, the judge has ruled this is for the best. Normally she would receive 24 hour care from qualified nurses. The 67 year old has a severe from of diabetes.