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    Data protection and Brexit

    12 December 2016

    Tim Hill, Policy Advisor for Technology at the Law Society, discusses the effect of the Brexit vote on your data protection obligations.

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    Artificial intelligence - what’s in store?

    9 December 2016

    Mandeep Nagra, Risk and Compliance Advisor at the Law Society, looks at the impact of artificial intelligence on the profession.

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    Continuing competence - FAQs

    9 December 2016

    Janet Noble abridges the new Law Society Practice Note on the SRA’s Continuing Competence Scheme.

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    Brexit - managing the risks

    9 December 2016

    Tracey Calvert considers the compliance questions we should be asking about Brexit.

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    The SRA - the new handbook proposals

    9 December 2016

    James Woolf considers the SRA consultations to changes to the SRA Handbook.

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    'Tis the season for phishing

    9 December 2016

    Peter Wright, Director of Digital Law UK and author of the Cyber Security Toolkit, provides some seasonal tips on avoiding cyber breaches during the festive period.

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    Recent anti-money laundering Q&As

    10 November 2016

    The Law Society offers a confidential telephone based helpline for solicitors on various aspects of anti-money laundering (AML), including how to conduct customer due diligence, what questions to ask about the source of funds and how to make a report to the National Crime Agency. 

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    Protect your firm from cybercrime

    10 November 2016

    Cyber threats and scams have become a fact of life for both businesses and individuals, and solicitors and their clients are no exception. Firms of all sizes are vulnerable but there are measures you can take to protect your firm and your clients.

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    News from the SRA compliance officers conference 2016

    10 November 2016

    Mandeep Nagra provides a brief round-up of news from this year’s Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) compliance officers conference held on 20 October.

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    Insurance mediation activities and how to comply

    10 November 2016

    Sanjay Basra provides an insight into insurance mediation activities and what firms should consider in order to comply with the rules.