The City of London Law Society (CLLS) has launched the fourth edition of its Short Form Report on Title.
In a new podcast for the Risk and Compliance Service, Pearl Moses and Peter Rodd discuss the implications of the Money Laundering Regulations 2017 for conveyancing and property practitioners
The Law Society has set up a working group to assist in providing updated guidance to the profession in respect of the VAT treatment of disbursements
Other changes include ground rents on new long leases – for both houses and flats – being set to zero
The government’s recent announcement about setting ground rents for new leasehold houses and flats to zero may make commonhold a more attractive prospect than it has ever been since its commencement in 2004. James Driscoll explains.
In a volatile market, it may be hard to find time to address practice management, but, says Peter Rodd, you can’t afford not to. Are you eally working as efficiently and profitably as you can be? And if not, what can you do about it?