Non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) are a hot topic following the highly publicised use of them by Harvey Weinstein to keep a lid on any potential sexual harassment claims. Mena Ruparel considers the reporting requirements for solicitors in light of the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA) warning notice.
The Risk and Compliance Service has done a lot of work providing practical advice on devising a clear ‘action plan’ on how to comply with the GDPR. Pearl Moses looks at conducting an audit to map out all the data your firm holds.
In a year of momentous regulatory change, Neil Partridge, Operations Director of PDA Legal and a Lexcel assessor, looks at the upcoming changes to Lexcel.
Pearl Moses looks at the requirement of data subject access requests and how to manage them.
Andrew McWhir, Policy Advisor at the Law Society, looks at whether your firm will need to appoint a data protection officer.
The Law Society held a symposium, ‘Owning up to Mistakes’ and during one of its workshop sessions Pearl Moses led a lively discussion on honesty, integrity and how to deal with mistakes when they inevitably happen. She offers her top tips here.
Looking for a change of job? We asked some risk professionals how they forged successful careers in risk and compliance.
Helen Carr reviews the recently published Legal Training Toolkit
Funke Abimbola General Counsel & Head of Financial Compliance at Roche gives us some insights into her career journey in risk.
Ransomware continues to dominate the cybersecurity landscape, and with the well-publicised attack on DLA Piper last year, it’s clear that law firms are not immune to the threat. Here are some top tips to keep your firm safe.