Interim Relief Orders – Leave it to the Arbitrator?

When deciding if arbitration should be included in the dispute resolution clause of a contract, the parties should consider whether the chosen arbitration rules cut down the power of the courts of law to assist the parties in arbitration proceedings. Paul de Cordova, Consultant at Jurit LLP, tells more.

Tap into your emotional intelligence for in-house success

Emotional intelligence (EQ) is defined as a set of skills and abilities that enable us to use the power of emotion (our own and others) as a source of energy, information, motivation and connection to inform one’s thinking, decision-making and actions.

Working with other people: action plan for the new SRA regime

The SRA’s new approach to continuing competency is a very welcome change. It recognises the need for a more well-rounded skill base than traditional technical legal practice and enables lawyers to take a more active role in their own development by focusing their efforts on the things that really matter for better performance in their individual role, having regard to the unique circumstances within their organisation.