If you’re going to complain to a lawyer or police that you’re being defamed/harassed, a tip: don’t mislead them

(Post made at 0815 GMT on 10 Dec 2018 in a personal capacity.  Please see here for important background and disclosure of interests). Solicitors (and I imagine the police too) don't like it when someone gives them false or misleading information.   For example, if the solicitor is given the impression that there is no evidence to support … Continue reading If you’re going to complain to a lawyer or police that you’re being defamed/harassed, a tip: don’t mislead them

Bournemouth and Poole deserves a College (that shares its name) with far better management and accountability

(Post made at 1620 UK BST time on 6 Oct 2018 in a personal capacity.  Please see here for important background and disclosure of interests). This site now has a proper domain: https://improvebpcollege.com. I'm proud of Bournemouth and have loved living here for just over 20 years now. It is a matter of great concern and shame … Continue reading Bournemouth and Poole deserves a College (that shares its name) with far better management and accountability

“We do not tolerate dishonesty within the profession we regulate” (SRA)

(Post made at 1413 UK BST time on 6 Oct 2018 in a personal capacity.  Please see here for important background and disclosure of interests).   From the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA)'s website about suspected dishonesty of a solicitor (the bold emphasis is mine): We do not tolerate dishonesty within the profession we regulate. Those we regulate … Continue reading “We do not tolerate dishonesty within the profession we regulate” (SRA)