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  • Regulation for small firms

    Five key regulatory issues for 2017

    8 February 2017

    Iain Miller, partner at Kingsley Napley, outlines what he sees as key issues in the regulatory landscape for the rest of the year.

  • Ethics

    Ethical training for your staff

    8 February 2017

    Looking for some ethics training for your fee-earners and support staff? Law Society policy adviser James Woolf outlines some of the free interactive training he has developed for members.

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    The CMA's legal service market study report

    8 February 2017

    Last December the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) published its final report on the legal services market. Paul Wilson, head of Regulatory Affairs at the Law Society, considers some of the implications on price transparency for solicitors.

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    AML and financial crime update

    12 December 2016

    We summarise the issues raised at the recent Law Society AML and Financial Crime Conference 2016.

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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.