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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.


Webinar: What does a quality risk assessment look like? (OnDemand)

Listen to members of the Law Society’s AML Task force discuss ‘quality’ risk assessments with Pearl Moses.

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Webinar: The SRA Principles and the place of ethics (4 June)

This webinar will explore the ethical dilemmas that arise for solicitors and compliance professionals in light of the new Standards.

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Webinar: Price transparency for COLPs (22 July)

This webinar will assist COLPs and other compliance colleagues through the new SRA Transparency Rules.

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Webinar: COFA update 2019 (OnDemand)

This webinar will explore the challenges facing many sectors and what strategies can be adopted for law firm survival.

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Webinar: Changes to the rules on reporting concerns (30 September)

This webinar will give managers, COLPs and COFAs with advice on the steps to take if a breach occurs.


Webinar: SRA Standards and Regulations - Introduction to new package (OnDemand)

This webinar will introduce you to the new SRA Standards and Regulations.


Webinar: Reporting solicitors to the SRA - when are you obliged to and how should you report? (4 July)

This webinar on 4 July will explore when you are obliged to report your concerns to the SRA.

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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.

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:

  • Subscription to the quarterly Legal Compliance magazine
  • 20 per cent discount on relevant Law Society publications

* See Service terms and conditions

Join today