The City of London’s Economic Crime Prevention Centre has provided advice for solicitors on tackling scams targeted at solicitors’ firms. The article discusses common types of scams and offers practical prevention advice.
We have published advice on recruitment practices to promote social mobility in the solicitors’ profession. The advice was developed in response to demand from solicitors for more information on how to implement recruitment practices that promote fair and equal access to the profession for trainees from all backgrounds
SRA set to review the Accounts Rules this spring - let us have your views to form our policy position
The income of firms polled in the 2016 Law Society Law Management Section (LMS) Financial Benchmarking Survey has increased for a sixth consecutive year, with a median rise last year of 5.4 per cent, despite a challenging year
The Law Society has published guidance for solicitors to help them adapt to the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s new learning and development regime, known as ‘Continuing Competence’
The Law Society has published a report on the future of legal services
Nick Podd considers the issues around cybersecurity and outlines how law firms can take responsibility for the security of their clients’ data
The Law Society has launched the first of a suite of interactive ethical scenarios, through its online continuing professional development centre, to support solicitors to recognise and navigate difficult situations they may encounter in their professional lives
You will have recently received the first Law Management Section e-newsletter in a new format. Each edition will now include unique content commissioned for the Law Management Section, as well as details of events and other news and updates.
We are delighted to announce the launch of a new membership option for the Law Management Section. Members now have the option of corporate membership – for only £100 more than standard individual membership, firms can nominate up to six individuals in their organisation to receive Section benefits