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Risk and Compliance Service

Welcome to the Risk and Compliance Service - the Law Society's service for people who manage compliance

We commission exclusive articles from leading practitioners and commentators, on all areas of risk and compliance, for our regular members-only e-newsletters

We are pleased to introduce a new series of ‘Podcasts with Pearl’. Aiming to keep you up-to-date, these short audio discussions will look at some of the key challenges in the current compliance space.

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Inclusive webinars

Risk and Compliance Service members get access to free and discounted webinars and events throughout the year.

Our new inclusive member webinars for 2019 include the following:

As a member you can also access the following webinars:

Mitigating risk through artificial intelligence (OnDemand)

This free webinar examines the ways in which the human risk factor can be mitigated through machine intelligence and how it can help avoid data breaches that can cause financial loss and reputational damage to a firm.

Cyber security and fraud awareness 2019 (2 April)

10% discount available for Risk and Compliance Service members.

The number of cyber threats targeting the legal sector have increased over recent years. This webinar will cover the main threats facing law firms from cyber and fraud attacks. Our expert will help you to understand the common methods used by hackers and the immediate steps that you and your staff can take to make your firm safer in its everyday dealings online.

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Webinar: Overcoming the AML challenges for law firms (OnDemand)

Law firms are facing increasing pressure from regulators and government when it comes to anti-money laundering (AML). As a result, law firms’ financial crime compliance procedures have come under the spotlight.

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Webinar: Price and service transparency - how you can comply (OnDemand)

The new SRA transparency rules will require firms to publish certain price, service and regulatory information.

More webinars and events

The events below are available for a reduced rate for members of the Risk and Compliance Service.

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Risk and Compliance annual conference 2019 (London, 15 March)

Join us at Victoria Park Plaza for our tenth annual Risk and Compliance conference.

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Forum: Compliance support for in-house lawyers (London, various dates in 2019)

Traditionally in-house lawyers have had a long-distance relationship with the SRA but this is no longer possible.

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Benefits of Membership*

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Designed specifically for COLPs, COFAs and MLROs, your package includes:

  • A monthly Risk and Compliance e-newsletter
  • Unlimited access to all the content on our website including news and jobs.
  • Access to the Law Society’s 'Safe Harbour' initiative
  • Four free webinars
  • Inclusive podcasts on current compliance topics
  • 20 per cent discount on subscriptions to the Legal Compliance Bulletin
  • 20 per cent discount on relevant Law Society publications, conferences and seminars.

You can book membership for an individual or for designated members of your team for access to all these benefits.

* See Service terms and conditions

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