November 26 2012

Political Correctness Gone Mad!

MPs are about to be given a vote on prisoners voting rights in time to meet the November deadline imposed by the Strasbourg European Court of Human Rights in May. Chris Grayling is proposing three options for MPs to vote on. adsense banned . What utter nonsense! Surely if you break the law and are found guilty resulting in a prison sentence, all [...]


November 8 2012

Injured workers may face a tougher battle…

The government are set to unveil new plans which will make it harder for injured employees to claim compensation. The new government proposals are being launched to help prevent ‘over-compliance’ with health and safety within the workplace. It’s thought that the new plans will actually reduce the total amount of claims that are made agains[...]


October 29 2012

Super-Couple Attempt to Trade Mark Daughter’s Name

Beyonce and Jay Z are the latest celeb couple to try and ‘trade mark’ their daughter’s name and this news story has caused quite a stir as opinion is very much divided. The US super-couple have attempted to trade mark their daughter, ‘Blue Ivy’s, name in the US. However they have come up against competition in the form of a wedding pla[...]


October 26 2012

Social Media, Use It Or Lose It?

Let me hit you with the stats. A recent survey done by lexis nexus shows that more than 75% of people in the U.S. looking for a lawyer did so online and Facebook proved to be the most popular resource used by the masses. So, lets contextualise this. Basically social media is key when considering your online marketing strategy, simple. Right? So why[...]


October 17 2012

May Blocks Extradition…

So May has blocked the extradition of McKinnon, citing it would have been a breach of his human rights. Well there's a thing! He apparently would have been at risk of taking his own life, really, really... Surely it would not have been beyond the wit of the US authorities to have monitored him during his time whilst he was being held pending trial.[...]