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  • Pearl Moses

    The SRA Handbook - a new and slimmer look

    3 October 2017

    Pearl Moses gives us a summary of the main changes proposed by the SRA in the new, slimmed down version of the SRA Handbook.

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    Q&A with Bahare Heywood

    1 September 2017

    Bahare Heywood, head of international compliance at Clifford Chance, answers a few questions about her career, the challenges of risk at a large international firm, and Brexit.

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    Beware offensive communications - here's why

    1 September 2017

    Intro: Mena Ruparel, co-author of How to be an ethical solicitor , considers the SRA’s new warning notice and how your ethics as a solicitor should inform your communications.

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    Getting to know the GDPR - data breaches

    1 September 2017

    The General Data Protection Regulation will introduce new reporting requirements and financial penalties with regard to data breaches. Anna Drozd, EU professional practice policy advisor, and Arfah Chaudry, intern, look at the key changes for law solicitors.

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    PI Insurance - will it be affected by Brexit?

    26 July 2017

    Brian Balkin of Locktons Companies LLP, answers some questions on the possible effects of Brexit on professional indemnity insurance.

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    Price transparency - The proposals for change

    26 July 2017

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has outlined the steps it plans to take to improve transparency in the legal services market. Michael Lonergan, regulatory policy advisor, provides a refresher on what has happened to date and what the latest announcement may mean for the profession. 

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    Getting to know the GDPR - Consent

    26 July 2017

    Consent of an individual to collect and process their data remains one of the cornerstones of data protection law and policy. Anna Drozd, EU professional practice policy advisor, looks at the changes to consent as part of the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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    Business continuity: Are you prepared?

    5 July 2017

    Despite calamities such as fire, flooding and cyber or terrorist attacks, your clients will expect you to be available when needed. Janet Noble looks at the importance of having business continuity plans in these uncertain times.

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    SRA Handbook: The proposals for change

    5 July 2017

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has announced a complete overhaul of its handbook following the consultation ‘Looking to the future: flexibility and public protection’. Marzema Lipman, regulatory policy advisor, looks at a new, less prescriptive approach to regulation.

  • Pearl Moses

    Nine things you need to know about the new AML regulations

    5 July 2017

    Pearl Moses examines what to look out for in the new Money Laundering Regulations.

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