All Feature articles – Page 6

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    Consultancy matters

    2023-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Lucy Trevelyan looks at the increasing popularity of the consultancy model of providing legal services

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    Regulating behaviour

    2023-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Jessica Clay and Lucinda Soon summarise how the SRA can regulate solicitors’ behaviour in and out of the workplace, and analyse in what circumstances they will choose to take action

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    Consultancy matters

    2023-08-07T09:39:00Z

    Lucy Trevelyan looks at the increasing popularity of the consultancy model of providing legal services

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    Regulating behaviour

    2023-08-07T08:40:00Z

    Jessica Clay and Lucinda Soon summarise how the SRA can regulate solicitors’ behaviour in and out of the workplace, and analyse in what circumstances they will choose to take action

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    In-house risk

    2023-08-07T08:11:00Z

    Tracey Calvert revisits the regulatory obligations for in-house lawyers

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    Insurance matters

    2023-08-03T14:51:00Z Partner content

    The Building Safety Act 2022 has introduced new risks and the impact on the PI insurance market is still unknown. Piers Winton, director at Paragon International Insurance Brokers, looks at what’s in the Act and outlines the risks it poses for law firms

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    Open justice

    2023-08-03T14:26:00Z

    Nigel West considers the case of SRA v Bretherton regarding open justice 

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    Delaying tactics and clients - the risks

    2023-08-02T10:07:00Z

    Jonathon Bray looks at some cases where inaction on client matters resulted in disciplinary action in the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal. He outlines how to avoid the risks.

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    Economic Crime Act – an update

    2023-07-05T15:54:00Z

    Laura Williamson provides some top tips on dealing with property transactions where overseas entities are involved

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    Fair is fair: understanding the SRA ‘fair treatment’ rules

    2023-06-26T13:20:00Z

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has introduced a new set of “fair treatment” rules into its Codes of Conduct. Ed Livingstone and Joe Cannon of Fox Williams outline what the changes mean and discuss the key steps all law firms should consider in response to the changes

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    Obituary: Keith Biggs

    2023-06-21T11:39:00Z

    It is with great sadness that we report the sudden death of Keith Biggs on 4 April 2023. Keith will be well known to many readers and much missed. He was appointed district probate registrar at Winchester in 1984 where he remained until his retirement in 2004. ...

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    Trustee mistakes

    2023-06-21T11:27:00Z

    Huzaifa Moosa reviews some potential pitfalls for trustees, how to avoid them and what steps can be taken to mitigate a mistake if one occurs

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    The generation game

    2023-06-21T11:21:00Z

    Roman Kubiak looks at how artificial intelligence is likely to change the face of the legal landscape 

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    Give and take

    2023-06-21T11:15:00Z

    Moustapha Hammoud looks at how the 2023 budget will change charitable giving

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    Upfront information

    2023-06-20T13:49:00Z

    Sarah Dwight outlines pending changes to property information form TA6

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    Rental auctions

    2023-06-20T13:42:00Z

    Warren Gordon outlines the government’s proposals for mandatory high street rental auctions in England

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    Pastures new

    2023-06-20T13:34:00Z

    Julie and Fred Butler outline the recent changes to agricultural law that impact on practitioners dealing with rural property matters

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    Redefining service charges

    2023-06-20T13:30:00Z

    Matthew Bonye and Shanna Davison consider the impact of the Building Safety Act on the operation and recovery of service charges in occupied residential buildings

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    The route to net zero

    2023-06-20T13:22:00Z

    Victoria Duxbury and Alisha Mae-Aplin outline the minimum energy efficiency standards in relation to residential properties

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    Registry’s big plans

    2023-06-20T13:13:00Z

    HM Land Registry has launched a new specialist support hub for large-scale and complex Land Registry applications. Julie Blunsom explains how it works.