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    Making a positive impression: Best practice lessons

    2022-01-21T01:03:00Z

    Bernadette Bennett, head of legal sector at Moneypenny, gives her top tips for firms on the power of a good first impression

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    Price transparency

    2022-01-19T00:00:00Z

    Paul Bennett gives us a first-hand view of how his firm manages the price transparency requirements for solicitors and Alexis Hearnden outlines the requirements for the Bar

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    Levelling up?

    2022-01-19T00:00:00Z

    Gideon Habel and Emma Walker reflect on the disproportionate effects of regulation and share their vision of effective regulation and equitable outcomes for everyone

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    Mind the gap

    2022-01-19T00:00:00Z

    Frank Maher considers how the proposed cyber exclusion and the closure of Solicitors Indemnity Fund may sit outside existing professional indemnity insurance cover

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    Driving data change

    2022-01-19T00:00:00Z

    Robert Bond considers the proposals set out in a consultation on changes to data protection in the UK post-Brexit

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    When the levy breaks

    2022-01-19T00:00:00Z

    The economic crime levy is set to be introduced for medium- and larger-sized firms later this year. Rebecca Atkinson answers some questions on the detail

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    On the agenda

    2022-01-19T00:00:00Z

    Andrea Cohen outlines what’s on the regulatory horizon for the coming year and sets out what law firms and their employees can expect in 2022

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    PI insurance—the introduction of personal guarantees

    2022-01-11T11:05:00Z

    Todd Davison, Managing Director of Purbeck Insurance, explains why personal guarantees are becoming a feature of the professional indemnity insurance market and what the partners and leaders of small and medium sized law firms and LLPs can do to mitigate the risk.

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    Undertaking stock

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    Iain Miller outlines what the recent decision of Harcus Sinclair v Your Lawyers says and considers its practical consequences

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    Taking the register

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    Georgia Jones looks at what happens when a registrable lease is not registered

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    Not for profit

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    Anna Newport considers profits à prendre – the right to take something from someone else’s land

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    Policies into practice

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    Peter Rodd provides an update on changes to the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme

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    In working order

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    Ibraheem Dulmeer and Mark Loveday consider rent repayment order applications in light of a recent shift in the approach taken by tribunals

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    A matter of trust

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    Rachel Timms outlines the new rules extending the scope of the Trust Register

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    Retirement housing

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    With a number of empty units available on the high street due to COVID-19, Louise Drew considers whether repurposing city centres could provide a solution to retirement housing

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    Safe house

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    Lukas Rootman and Aimie Farmer outline what is in the Building Safety Bill and consider its implications for the property sector

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    Market forces

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    After a lull during lockdowns, the UK’s residential property market is seeing an upturn in most areas. However, as Lucy Trevelyan reports, the pandemic has changed the property requirements of many and may have altered the face of the market for good

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    The road ahead

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    Phil Parkinson and Katie Edwards reflect on the implications of notable case law and legislation relating to service charges in 2021, and discuss the forthcoming case outcomes that will resonate across the property management sector

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    Leases post COVID-19

    2021-12-10T15:00:00Z

    Jenny Doran considers the impact of the pandemic on the commercial terms acceptable to landlords and tenants in lease renewals and how the courts might determine disputes in such cases

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    PII: Understanding a hard market

    2021-12-07T15:20:00Z Sponsored content

    Janine Parker, partner and head of UK professions at Paragon, reflects on the October PII renewal window, and details what firms should be thinking about in a hard market