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  • Woman holding finger to lips - non-disclosure agreement (NDA)

    Non-disclosure agreements – reporting requirements

    24 May 2018 By Mena Ruparel

    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.

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    GDPR – auditing and mapping your data

    24 May 2018

    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.

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    Updating Lexcel - the key changes

    30 April 2018

    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.

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    Data subject access requests - your questions answered

    30 April 2018 By Pearl Moses

    Pearl Moses looks at the requirement of data subject access requests and how to manage them.

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    GDPR - do you need a data protection officer?

    27 April 2018

    Andrew McWhir, Policy Advisor at the Law Society, looks at whether your firm will need to appoint a data protection officer.

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    Owning up to mistakes – what is the right thing to do?

    4 April 2018 By Pearl Moses

    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.

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    Pathways to a career in risk and compliance

    4 April 2018

    Looking for a change of job? We asked some risk professionals how they forged successful careers in risk and compliance.

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    Book review: Legal Training Tooklit

    5 March 2018

    Helen Carr reviews the recently published Legal Training Toolkit

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    Orchestrating Compliance

    5 March 2018

    Funke Abimbola General Counsel & Head of Financial Compliance at Roche gives us some insights into her career journey in risk.

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    Ransomware: is your firm at risk?

    5 March 2018

    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.

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