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Law Society spotlight: Reaching out for a support lifeline

21 October 2019By

As the Law Society’s Practice Advice Service turns 30, Jonathan Rayner looks behind the scenes at how the team helps hard-pressed solicitors.

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Decisions and SRA interventions

21 October 2019

Decisions filed recently with the Law Society (which may be subject to appeal).

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Five tips for doing a digital detox

21 October 2019By Katharine Freeland

Although a full detox is often impractical, there are basic steps you can follow to take control of your digital life. Katharine Freeland outlines five tips to get started

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When TRIBE goes to law

21 October 2019By Joanna Goodman

As more than 2,000 delegates swamped Legal Geek, the biggest legal tech event in Europe, speakers reinforced the message that the customer/client experience should come first.

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Back on the world stage

21 October 2019By Marialuisa Taddia

Japan’s resurgent economy has lured international law firms back to Asia-Pacific’s biggest wealth hub. But the country’s protectionist traditions present formidable challenges, reports Marialuisa Taddia.

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Data page – October 2019

2019-10-17T10:21:00+01:00

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

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Law Society spotlight: October’s Council meeting

14 October 2019

A report from this month’s Law Society Council meeting.

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Standing on the shoulders of giants

14 October 2019By Erika Rackley, Rosemary Auchmuty

Women’s Legal Landmarks project.

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Final countdown?

14 October 2019By Melanie Newman

The date, terms and even certainty of the UK’s departure from the EU are all in doubt, but law firms can still do more to plan and prepare. Melanie Newman reports

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Leaving the EU: what you need to do now

14 October 2019By Simon Davis

Last-minute advice from the Law Society.

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Insight: Making crime - and civil law - pay

2 September 2019By Karl Veidman

Tikit is a leading provider of innovative and specialist technology to the Legal and Professional services sector.

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Insight: Protecting your business from a cyber attack

5 August 2019By

Cyberclear, Hiscox’s Cyber and Data Risks Insurance, has been ranked the most comprehensive policy by the Insurance Times.

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Insight: Drainage and water issues

22 July 2019By Jonny Davey

Jonny Davey at Geodesys looks at the quality of information provided in drainage and water searches and discusses how conveyancers can ensure the full picture for their clients.

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Insight: Money talks – How law firms can avoid paying the price for late payments

15 April 2019By Simon Welling

Simon Welling, director of sales and marketing at Wesleyan Bank, on managing your firm’s finances effectively.

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Insight: How does it feel to be hacked?

4 February 2019

Law Society partner and global insurer Hiscox, along with folding bike manufacturer Brompton set out to discover by staging a series of real world hacks.

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Your guide to avoiding the most common data breaches

19 November 2018By István Lám

István Lám, CEO and founder of Tresorit, explains how law firms can avoid the most common type of data breaches resulting from human error.

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Insight: Tenant endorsements

2018-10-30T17:34:00+00:00

The majority of title insurance policies are geared towards protecting property owners. Here we look at cover that is aimed at protecting the interests of tenants.

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