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How to stay compliant during COVID-19

The SRA recently announced that they would be taking a ‘pragmatic’ approach to reports of non-compliance by solicitors and firms during the COVID-19 period, and every breach reported to the regulator would be a...

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COVID-19 Update

In light of the current health situation businesses are having to adapt the ways that they work. The legal sector is no different, with remote staff supervision and client complaints being two key areas. We hav...

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Compliance Legal Featured on Legal Futures

We are delighted to announce that Compliance Legal are now featured on the Legal Futures directory for Compliance Services. Legal Futures is the leading legal news resource tracking the fast-evolving legal land...

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Changes to Money Laundering Regulations

The 5th Money Laundering Directive (‘5MLD’) was implemented into UK law on 10 January 2020. Its aim is to amend and strengthen the current Money Laundering Regulations (MLR). The 5MLD applies to all firms whose...

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Reputation or Price ?

A recent survey conducted by LawNet, the network of mid-sized and smaller firms, has found that reputation and trust remain the key factors for clients when differentiating between a legal services provider. De...

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Should your firm become Lexcel accredited?

Lexcel is the Law Society’s legal practice quality mark for practice management and client care. It is a scheme for any type of practice to certify that certain standards have been met following independent ass...

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Is talent being drawn to smaller firms?

A recent report has concluded that large firms are now losing their talent to smaller competitors. The Bellwether Report 2019: Stress in the Legal Profession found that despite numerous challenges, confidence i...

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Is your firm compliant with the Transparency Rules?

Despite the SRA Transparency Rules 2018 (‘the Rules’) coming into force in December 2018, the regulator has recently announced that following a review of 500 law firm websites, almost 20% made no effort to comp...