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  • Handshake

    Client care - back to basics

    10 January 2019

    Amanda Croxon, senior risk and compliance solicitor at Howard Kennedy, takes a whistle-stop tour of your client care obligations.

  • The Solicitor's regulation authority

    SRA Handbook changes - an update

    10 December 2018

    Marzena Lipman, policy adviser in the Regulatory Affairs Unit gives us an update on the upcoming SRA Handbook changes expected in the spring of next year.

  • money laundering

    AML and Financial Crime conference 2018 - a report

    3 December 2018

    The 2018 Anti-Money Laundering and Financial Crime conference was a great success.

  • change

    Changing times - what's in store for 2019?

    30 November 2018

    Michelle Garlick, partner at Weightmans, looks at what regulatory changes and compliance challenges we can expect in 2019.

  • suitcase of money

    Risk assessments - back to basics

    14 November 2018

    Legal services remain attractive to money launderers and every so often it’s important to check that the fundamental elements of your risk procedure are in place. Pearl Moses revisits the core elements of risk assessments.

  • Price Transparency Toolkit logo

    Price transparency - ready or not?

    14 November 2018 By Sarah Brodie

    In December this year, the SRA Transparency Rules will come into force requiring law firms to publish certain price, service and regulatory information. Sarah Brodie outlines the details.

  • Solicitors and Money Laundering

    Book review: Solicitors and Money Laundering (4th edition)

    23 October 2018 By Helena Mumdzjana

    Helena Mumdzjana reviews Solicitors and Money Laundering (4th edition) by Amy Bell and Peter Camp (Law Society Publishing, 2018). 

  • insurance signpost

    Insurance Distribution Directive - ready or not?

    25 September 2018 By Gillian Roche-Saunders

    The Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD) was implemented on the 1 October 2018. Gillian Roche-Saunders, Partner at Bates Wells Braithwaite, looks at the detail

  • conference people

    Risk and Compliance Autumn Conference 2018

    25 September 2018

    Some of you may have attended our Autumn Risk and Compliance last month in Leeds but in case you missed it, we had over 100 delegates on the day with a packed programme covering SRA changes, price transparency, AI and blockchain, AML, GDPR as well as ethics and social media and privacy.

  • GDPR caution keyboard

    GDPR – the first 100 days

    19 September 2018 By Neil Partridge

    Neil Partridge, operations director at PDA Legal and a Lexcel assessor, considers the practical application of data protection in legal practice.

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