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Welcome to Leigh Day's latest update section where you can find our latest press releases as well as information about our current cases and client stories. If you require an interview with one of our lawyers or would like more information on a story please contact our press team at pressoffice@leighday.co.uk or on 0161 393 3547.

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Latest News

News Article
Rwanda: Kigali
Refugees Human rights Judicial review

Freedom from Torture launches urgent challenge to decision to send asylum seekers to Rwanda

Freedom from Torture has launched an urgent challenge to the government’s decision to send asylum seekers to Rwanda with a second legal letter from Leigh Day human rights lawyers.

News Article
Afghanistan
human rights

Afghan journalists commence legal proceedings against unacceptable delays to claims for relocation to UK

Afghan journalists living in terror of the Taliban because of their former work with the British media have filed an application for judicial review after waiting months without their applications to relocate to the UK being processed.

News Article
New Born Feet
Medical negligence Birth injury Maternity safety

Charity Birthrights releases findings from inquiry into racial injustice in maternity care

The safety of hundreds of women and birthing people from Black and Brown and mixed ethnicity backgrounds is being put at risk due to systemic racism within UK maternity care, a year-long inquiry by Birthrights, the UK charity for human rights in pregnancy and childbirth, has found.

Latest Blogs

Blog Post
Blurred Child (1)
abuse foster care human rights child abuse

Child abuse by foster carers

The abuse of children by foster carers who are supposed to care and look after them (and are paid to do so) is one of the most despicable acts that a human can commit on another human. 

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money, Still life of British currency on financial newspaper, close-up
consumer law competition law Queen's speech

What’s in the Queen’s Speech 2022 for consumers, and what’s missing?

Our consumer and competition law specialists join forces to discuss the positives for consumers included within this year’s Queen’s Speech, where new measures don’t go far enough and what we think is still lacking.

Blog Post
High Court London
Group Claim

Group litigation: High Court emphasises need for co-operation between claimant law firms

Shazia Yamin and Holly Hampton discuss the recent judgment of Senior Master Fontaine in the VW NOx Emissions Group Litigation following an application for relief from sanctions by a law firm to have their clients added to the Group Register after the cut-off date.

Meet the press office team

Profile
Caroline Ivison

Caroline Ivison

Caroline is our head of media relations

Profile
Maxine

Maxine Wolstenholme

Maxine works across all Leigh Day departments as a media relations manager

Profile
Anna Mauremootoo (1)

Anna Mauremootoo

Anna is an experienced PR professional and is focused upon the many group claims the firm is taking in equal pay