FREE SAMPLE from ‘Zen and the Art of Mediation’ by Martin Plowman


CHAPTER ONE My greatest mediation teacher Zen holds that everyone we meet is our teacher. I’ve seen that thought attributed to the Buddha, mostly on posters that superimpose the words on a picture of a very old Tibetan person looking wise, though I’ve also read learned articles that say that […]


FREE CHAPTER from ‘A Practical Guide to the SRA Principles, Individual and Law Firm Codes of Conduct 2019 – What Every Law Firm Needs to Know’ by Paul Bennett


CHAPTER TWO LEGAL ETHICS: BACK TO THE FUTURE? The language and underlying philosophy of legal regulation has, over recent decades, moved from an ethical starting point, from say 1920 onwards, using the language of compliance and the compliance agenda of other regulatory frameworks. The SRA Handbook 2011 owed much to […]