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The proposed PII reforms – who benefits?

4 June 2018

The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) wants to reduce the minimum levels of insurance cover that regulated firms must hold. The Law Society will be submitting our analysis of the proposals. But one of the questions we are left with is: who will benefit from these reforms?

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Protecting your people and profits ​– a guide for SME law

21 March 2018

What are the consequences and considerations if a key person, or fee earner, within your firm is unable to work? Do you have adequate protection in place to mitigate against the risks of this?

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FAQ: Refusing to provide a service

19 March 2018

The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service looks at the circumstances under which you can refuse to provide a service and demonstrate that you have acted properly.

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Should your firm team up with an IFA?

19 February 2018By

With accountancy firms moving into legal work, and unregulated legal advice on the rise, the competitive pressure on law firms is getting more intense. Could joining forces with independent financial advisers be the answer? Ian Muirhead presents his case.

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SRA Handbook Update

21 June 2018

Last week the SRA announced a series of decisions on the outcome of its Handbook reforms. Marzena Lipman, Policy Adviser, gives an overview of the changes and what the Law Society plans to do to help Members adapt to the changes.

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SRA gives green light to freelance solicitors

19 June 2018

Last week, the SRA announced a series of decisions on the outcome of its Handbook reforms. Marzena Lipman, policy adviser at the Law Society, gives an overview of the changes.  

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Best of the web – June 2018

4 June 2018

This month’s round-up of best practice management comment, features, and news from across the web includes articles on new technology, workplace culture and mental health.

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Best of the web – March 2018

15 March 2018

This month’s round-up of best practice management comment, features, and news from across the web includes articles on wellbeing and mental health, leadership, and technology and innovation. 

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

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