Legal tech start-up raises millions in first funding round

A legal tech start-up has raised £7.5 million in a Series A funding round, reports reveal. Apperio, a UK-based tech firm which aims to help companies change the way they spend their legal budget, received the bulk of their funding from venture capital backer Draper Espirit. The firm also receiving funding from existing investors Notion,… Read more…

Solicitors advised to steer clear of Employment Tribunals

Solicitors and law firms are being advised to steer clear of Employment Tribunal litigation, after new official data published this week revealed that the number of Tribunal claims received by the Courts had skyrocketed. Last year, the Supreme Court famously abolished Employment Tribunal fees amid concerns that the fees regime discriminated against those who could… Read more…