The highest authorized affairs information tales from the weekend

The realities of politics and the judiciary [Financial Times]

What sort of a rustic have we develop into when smug bullying is seen as the correct operate of Ministers? Ex-Supreme Court docket decide LORD SUMPTION denounces No10’s rule of muddle and authoritarianism [Mail Online]

Coronavirus: Help grows for insurgent MPs over regulation [BBC News]

UK barrister mistaken for defendant requires obligatory anti-racism coaching [The Guardian]

The looming authorized minefield of working from residence [Financial Times]

The latest comments from across Legal Cheek

Amy Coney Barrett: Who’s Trump’s Supreme Court docket choose? [BBC News]

Black barrister tells David Lammy racial discrimination have to be confronted [LBC]

TikTok: US decide set to rule on ban stopping new downloads of app [The Guardian]

THIS WEDNESDAY: Banking & finance perception: the transition away from LIBOR — with Norton Rose Fulbright [Legal Cheek]

“Plenty of LC readers don’t appear to get these £400-600okay pep numbers seen throughout the high 20 British companies often takes 20+ years to succeed in within the lockstep system. Even then it’s not assured.” [Legal Cheek Comments]