04 March 2004A couple whose dream house had been the scene of a gruesome murder have failed in a bid to win compensation.
11 March 2004The House of Lords has resolved an acrimonious 12-year court battle in the 'race to register' property deeds.
01 April 2004Again conveyancing solicitors were responsible for the largest proportion of professional indemnity claims.
16 April 2004The Law Gazette reports that one of the two original solicitors property centres from the 1980s has closed.
16 April 2004Late last year the Law Society of England and Wales voted in favour of allowing solicitors to pay introduction and referral fees.
06 May 2004The Lawyer Business and Property Network is a new Internet-based initiative recently launched in British Columbia, Canada.
27 May 2004Scams abound; here is one from Australia.
24 June 2004Says lawyer Lorne Cousin, "It is so exciting when you're waiting to go on and you can hear 20,000 people screaming. It certainly beats rural conveyancing."
22 July 2004The estate agent's details said first-floor flat with a garden. But, after moving in, first-time buyer Rob Noble was shocked to discover the garden belonged to someone else.
05 August 2004The Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) has welcomed Justice & Electoral Select Committee's report on the Lawyers and Conveyancers Bill.