Rebecca Atkinson

Rebecca Atkinson

Rebecca Atkinson is director of risk at Howard Kennedy LLP

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    Book review—Client Care in Conveyancing

    2022-08-01T13:20:00

    Rebecca Atkinson, Director of Risk at Howard Kennedy LLP, reviews the latest edition of Client Care in Conveyancing by Priscilla Sinder.

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    Winds of change

    2022-07-21T08:45:00

    Rebecca Atkinson outlines some recent regulatory changes that firm leaders should be getting to grips with in 2022

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    Economic transparency

    2022-07-14T08:06:00

    Rebecca Atkinson outlines what the new Economic Crime Act covers, how it impacts your firm and considers what’s next

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    Navigating the regulatory maze

    2022-06-30T14:56:00

    Rebecca Atkinson outlines some recent regulatory changes and and provides some signposts for further reading.

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    Workplace risks – new SRA guidance

    2022-03-24T15:47:00

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority published new guidance on the risks of failing to protect and support colleagues in workplace environments. Rebecca Atkinson looks at the detail.

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    When the levy breaks

    2022-01-19T00:00:00

    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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    Watchful eye

    2021-10-20T10:06:00

    Rebecca Atkinson outlines the dos and don’ts of making suspicious activity reports

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    Screening staff for AML purposes

    2021-09-24T14:19:00

    Rebecca Atkinson outlines what checks firms need to do to screen their own staff for anti-money laundering purposes

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    Suspicious minds

    2021-09-21T14:38:00

    Keeping abreast of possible anti-money laundering breaches is more important than ever. Rebecca Atkinson explains what activities should be considered suspicious

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    Regulation agenda

    2021-01-12T00:01:00

    Rebecca Atkinson gives us a summary of what the SRA will focus on in the coming year

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    Ensuring compliance during lockdown

    2020-04-23T15:51:00

    Rebecca Atkinson asks how we can remain compliant during this period of lockdown.

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    Moving on

    2020-04-07T01:00:00

    In the second of a two-part series on complaints, Rebecca Atkinson looks at what steps you should be taking when a complaint has been received, and how best to resolve complaints to avoid them reaching the Legal Ombudsman

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    Moving on

    2020-03-10T00:00:00

    In the second of a two-part series on complaints, Rebecca Atkinson looks at what steps you should be taking when a complaint has been received, and how best to resolve complaints to avoid them reaching the Legal Ombudsman

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    A question of ethics

    2020-01-20T05:30:00

    Rebecca Atkinson road-tests some ethical issues which may arise in your firm and highlights what you should be considering in similar scenarios

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    On the same side

    2020-01-14T00:00:00

    In the first of a two-part series on complaints, Rebecca Atkinson looks at some of the reasons why clients complain, and how to avoid complaints by focusing on providing ‘good’ service in key areas

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    On the same side

    2019-12-10T00:00:00

    In the first of a two-part series on complaints, Rebecca Atkinson looks at some of the reasons why clients complain, and how to avoid complaints by focusing on providing ‘good’ service in key areas

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    Report card

    2019-10-16T09:30:00

    Rebecca Atkinson outlines a new era of reporting to the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

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    Do you have enough PI cover?

    2019-06-24T10:26:00

    Rebecca Atkinson explores how firms can assess their professional indemnity insurance cover.