Jun 14, 2012
Solicitors aren't testing the full spectrum of drugs in parental substance abuse cases. Atkinson Lewis supports professionals in childcare cases and is raising awareness of the problem to mark International Day against Drug Abuse on 26 June.
May 29, 2012
The scores of data protection fines enforced by the ICO are causing a detrimental effect to Britain’s Taxpayers.
May 21, 2012
Following reports surrounding the unreliability of hair testing for alcohol abuse, a surge in the number of products designed to alter the results of substance abuse tests have surfaced.
May 14, 2012
The sharp increase in applications for care proceedings in the family courts has seen a shortfall in the number of available foster carers to look after the thousands of children who urgently need temporary safe housing.
Apr 23, 2012
Atkinson Lewis, an organisation that supports solicitors, barristers and social workers in childcare cases through the family courts marks 25 April as Parental Alienation Awareness Day by raising the profile of Parental Alienation Syndrome (PAS).
Apr 20, 2012
With budgets slashed and restrictions increased for organisations in the UK, paperless offices are the logical solution. Atkinson Lewis is marking Earth Day on 22 April by giving businesses the opportunity to cut down on paper use.
Apr 13, 2012
Maintaining links with friends and family has always been a struggle for legal professionals. The burden of casework and paper chasing dominates their home life. The burden can be reduced with new legal technologies like electronic disclosure.
Feb 29, 2012
Statistics indicating a backlog in adoption cases has sparked frustration amongst government officials. Technologies can tackle the demand to help thousands of UK children to find a secure home more efficiently, ahead of the government’s demands.
Feb 23, 2012
Alternative Business Structure law firms will be competing against high street lawyers who have been operating without major competition for years. ‘Tesco Law’ means law firms ought to ensure they have the edge over their newfound competitors.
Feb 13, 2012
Local authorities are jeopardising the public's privacy by failing to protect records. Many believe emailing is secure, although it's unencrypted so sensitive information is not adequetely protected.