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Risk and Compliance Service


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

Inclusive webinars

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Inclusive webinar: SRA Handbook - all change (9 October)

Join Pearl Moses to find out more about the far-reaching changes to the SRA’s Handbook, the impact on your firm and how to prepare for the introduction of the changes in spring 2019.

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Inclusive webinar: Information transparency - the new requirements (13 July)

Find out more about how the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA) new rules will affect the way you practice and promote your services to clients.


Inclusive Webinar: Data obligations for law firms

Peter Wright outlines what you need to do to keep up with the requirements of the GDPR and the new Data Protection Act 2018. 


Inclusive Webinar: Ethics and compliance - worlds apart? (OnDemand)

Pearl Moses discusses putting ethical principles into practice with Mena Ruparel, author of ‘How to be an Ethical Solicitor’ .

Discounted webinars

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Webinar: Data protection for support staff 2018 (OnDemand)

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will replace the EU Data Protection Directive and the Data Protection Act 1998, with effect from 25th May 2018, regardless of Brexit.

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Webinar: SRA Accounts Rules Update 2018 (OnDemand)

The session is designed to provide an insight into the SRA Accounts Rules as they currently stand.

Webinar: COFA Update 2018 (OnDemand)

The number of hearings in front of the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal indicate that the SRA is being much tougher on the enforcement of regulatory breaches.


Webinar: Financial Crime Round-Up for 2017 (OnDemand)

It’s been a busy year with the 2017 Money Laundering Regulations, the Criminal Finances Act 2017, and consequent amendments to POCA 2002.

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Webinar: Managing risk in property transactions (OnDemand)

This webinar will identify where the risks lie, and provide practical strategies to combat this growing area of risk, protecting both clients and the firm from costly and time consuming disputes as well as reputational damage.

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Webinar: AML Update - the new Money Laundering Regulations 2017 (OnDemand)

Jonathan Fisher, QC takes you through the new 2017 Money Laundering Regulations 

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Inclusive Webinar: Cyber threat: Payment related fraud awareness & guidance (OnDemand)

Join this webinar and gain practical tips to ensure your staff are informed and aware of payment related fraud. 

Benefits of Membership*

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  • A monthly Risk and Compliance e-newsletter, dealing with the latest regulatory and compliance issues
  • Access to the Law Society’s 'Safe Harbour' initiative, providing written guidance to compliance officers on the materiality of a breach
  • Access to four free webinars

As well as:

  • 20 per cent discount on subscriptions to the Legal Compliance Bulletin
  • 20 per cent discount on relevant Law Society publications

* See Service terms and conditions

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