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  • Neil Ford

    Tangled web

    27 April 2018 By Neil Ford

    Neil Ford discusses how cybersecurity trends seen in 2017 are likely to develop in 2018, and outlines how you can affordably mitigate the threats your firm faces, while meeting increasingly complex compliance obligations

  • digits falling from a cloud into a box

    Future shock?

    17 April 2018 By Dan Taylor

    The legal press is full of stories about emerging technology, but is it really beneficial – and viable – for small to medium-sized firms? Dan Taylor believes it is, and that firms which don’t innovate now risk getting left behind

  • susan hallam

    The highest bidder?

    16 January 2018 By Susan Hallam

    Pay-per-click advertising is now a key part of marketing for law firms, but should you also consider bidding on your competitors’ keywords? Susan Hallam looks at the benefits and risks

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    All systems go

    16 January 2018 By Ann Harrison

    Procuring and implementing a new case or practice management system is a huge project, and one that Ann Harrison knows well: her firm is just two months after go-live. Here, she provides some tips on how to get the process right in your own firm

  • cyber security

    Law Society launches new cybersecurity news digest

    1 December 2017

    As part of our cybersecurity and scam prevention support for law firms, we’ve launched a weekly email digest of cybersecurity news relevant to the legal sector – sign up now

  • rohit talwar

    Full steam ahead

    10 October 2017 By Rohit Talwar, Steve Wells, Alexandra Whittington

    Disruptive technologies have been a hot topic in the legal sector in recent years, but what does this mean for people working in the sector? Rohit Talwar, Steve Wells and Alexandra Whittington look at the risks – and the opportunities.  

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    In the balance

    10 October 2017 By Ann Harrison

    The legal press is full of stories about the risks of the new General Data Protection Regulation, but might there be an upside to compliance? Ann Harrison looks at the potential benefits – as well as the burdens and risks. 

  • hacker

    FAQ: How to evaluate potential cyber risks in a law firm

    27 September 2017

    The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service shares information on assessing potential cyber risks

  • person holding floppy disk

    Under control?

    4 July 2017 By Owen O’Rorke

    Do you know that your law firm is a data controller under the new General Data Protection Regulation, and you must comply with them, or face fines of up to €20m or four per cent of your annual global turnover? Owen O’Rorke provides a beginner’s guide to compliance

  • gavin ward 140x96

    Window of opportunity

    11 April 2017 By Gavin Ward

    Gavin Ward explains how firms can use their websites and online presence to grow the reputation of their solicitors, practice areas and sector groups, acquire new clients from the internet, and ultimately succeed online

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