Features

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    Time to fix the roof while the sun shines

    30 July 2018

    Preparing your firm for a crisis.

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    Broken family

    30 July 2018

    Sir Andrew McFarlane, who succeeded Sir James Munby last week, is demonstrating plenty of empathy. But practitioners filled with trepidation about the future also detect steel in his leadership.

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    Interrogating algorithms

    23 July 2018

    How will tighter data protection regulations affect development of legal services and AI‑powered analysis tools? Law firms and counsel have to walk the talk on compliance.

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    Strength in numbers

    23 July 2018

    Crowdfunding is a rapidly expanding method of sourcing legal challenges. But is the cash wasted on claims that have no merit and are donors unwittingly exposing themselves to financial risk?

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    Harnessing the power of the profession

    23 July 2018

    Law society spotlight: Chancery Lane’s Westminster Public Affairs team lobbies and campaigns to influence and innovate.

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    5 tips for going on holiday

    23 July 2018

    Should lawyers on leave have a digital detox, or is it easier to relax by checking email and assuring oneself there is no crisis?

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    Data page – July 2018

    19 July 2018

    The latest data page figures, compiled by Moneyfacts, are now available.

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    July’s Council meeting

    16 July 2018

    Law Society spotlight

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    A long haul fight

    16 July 2018

    Jackson LJ sees the controversy generated by his civil justice reforms as a mark of their success – and there is more to come. But has the legal profession really adjusted to the new economics of costs?

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    How to: create a better website

    16 July 2018

    The best law firm websites are not fancy. They are quick to load and easy to navigate.