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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

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Risk and Compliance annual conference 2018: Locking down best practice in compliance

This conference will examine current issues that are affecting firms and legal departments, and features a mix of plenary sessions and a choice of workshops that will help you achieve best practice in compliance.

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

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AML workshops, February - April 2018

These seminars will keep you updated and informed on the major changes in financial crime and anti-money laundering (AML) compliance that have happened over the past year.

Private client seminars

Money Laundering Reporting Officer regional networking groups (various dates in 2017-2018)

Our nationwide seminars provide information and networking forums for MLROs, their deputies and other senior compliance staff.

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Forum: Compliance support for in-house lawyers (London, various dates in 2017)

Traditionally in-house lawyers have had a long-distance relationship with the SRA but this is no longer possible. Recent changes in the law, and with the introduction of the SRA Handbook, mean that in-house practice is of greater interest to the regulator than ever before and ignorance of compliance requirements is a risky position to sustain.

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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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