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Law Management Section

Events

Members get free access to four one-hour webinars per year (normal price £160), and discounted entry to our flagship annual conference in May, and to other Section and Law Society events

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Law Management Section annual conference (26 April 2018, London)

Book your place at the next Law Management Section annual conference.

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Law Management Section - 'People in Practice' conference (28 February)

A practical and strategic HR event for legal professionals and HR professionals in law. 

All Upcoming Section Events

As a Section member, you're entitled to four webinars as part of your membership, available live and on-demand

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Webinar: Client care, communication and complaints

Find out how to improve client care and avoid complaints. 

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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): are you prepared?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force on May 2018. Join this webinar to benefit from a balanced understanding of the GDPR, which will help you to identify the greatest risks to your organisation and how to focus on addressing them.

All Inclusive Section webinars

Discounted webinars

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Webinar: Restrictive covenants in employment contracts (21 February 2018)

Restrictive covenants are often included in employment contracts to protect the business and contacts. The recent Court of Appeal case of M Tillman v Egon Zehnder Limited has highlighted the need to ensure that restrictions are tightly drafted in terms of scope.

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Webinar: Advocacy in the Employment Tribunal (28 February 2018)

Employment lawyers are seeing an uptick in work with the Supreme Court ruling that the increased tribunal fees were unlawful. Employers will need to prepare for this and decide if they will do their own advocacy. 

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Webinar: Supporting employees and improving mental health in the workplace (15 January 2018)

Depression, anxiety and stress in the work place can all have a big impact on a company’s bottom line. 

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Webinar: Managing equity ownership in a law firm (11 January 2018)

Who has equity ownership of a law firm is perhaps the biggest issue that law firms have to face.

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Understanding Lexcel - working towards the Standard (18 May 2017, London)

3 April 2017

With ever-increasing competitive forces and client demands, it’s vital that providers of legal services manage the quality of advice and level of client service delivered. 

All Other Community events

Benefits of Membership*

Law Management Section renewals

The Law Management Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.

The current Section Engagement Programme has been created in consultation with the Section Committee and will focus on key issues including:

  • Practice Management
  • Talent Management
  • Financial Management
  • Staffing Models
  • IT
  • Client Focus
  • Cyber Security

These issues will be addressed through a range of activities including: Webinars, Magazines, Regional Forums, Seminars, a Conference, Website, E-newsletters and a LinkedIn Group.

*See Section terms and conditions

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