So, we’ve stuffed ourselves with trick or treat sweeties and delighted at fireworks. Now we really are on the countdown to Christmas. But what do small firms need to start thinking about in the run-up to the festive season? Syscap explains
Andrew Kilby and Toni Carver of Armstrong Watson Financial Planning Limited examine the facts.
Most complaints are likely to come from clients, however others may also complain including beneficiaries, non-clients and prospective clients. Below is a selection of recent questions to Lawyerline.
Practical tips to ensure you’re ready to handle a Production Order and where to get further advice and support
Do you know that your law firm is a data controller under the new General Data Protection Regulation, and you must comply with them, or face fines of up to €20m or four per cent of your annual global turnover? Owen O’Rorke provides a beginner’s guide to compliance
Many law firms do not have an effective business continuity plan in place, imagining that insurance will cover them, or even that a real catastrophe could never happen to them. Lisa Hesketh explains why a plan is vital for every firm
The continuing competence regime has now been compulsory for just over two months. Diana Bentley talks to the regulator, firms and industry experts about how the change is being implemented in practice
Tendering for legal work is more common than ever for small to medium-sized law firms. Steph Hogg explains how to handle the bidding process, and Sarah Barrett -Vane outlines the specifics for public sector tendering.
We’ve collated the handy list of links to the most common information and support you’ll need access to, on compliance and regulation