Holiday roundup – Legal Cheek

The top legal news of the long weekend

“I’m only the sixth black female QC in the UK” [BBC News]

Calls on the United States to ban visas for British lawyers to allow Russian oligarchs [The Guardian]

Elite U.S. law firms promote more associates to salaried partner [Financial Times] )£)

Legal setback for Elon Musk over Tesla’s ‘private’ tweet [The Telegraph]

Nicola Sturgeon reported to police for breaching Covid law [The Guardian]

A legal battle that raises concerns about the Spacs [Financial Times] (£)

The latest comments from everywhere legal cheek

European Super League clubs ‘still bound by 120-page contract’ one year after plans [The Star]

The ‘hell years’ of a disabled Lanarkshire law student at the University of Glasgow [Daily Record]

Safety of money in savings clubs as new laws will protect buyers’ money even if the business goes bankrupt [Mail Online]

Divorce lawyer sparks debate after explaining why men should always pay on first dates [Lad Bible]

“Call it now – at least one UK company will provide a salary breakdown for NQ – 5PQE in response to this. Companies that really just bundled their salaries in favor of a brilliant NQ salary will of course do their best to ignore because there’s no going back anytime soon. [Legal Cheek comments]

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