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News the UK will keep a focus on issues like civil judicial co-operation, intellectual property and company law was today given a cautious welcome by the Law Society of England and Wales.
Leaving the EU without a period of transition would damage the UK economy and the rights of its citizens, the Law Society of England and Wales warned today as it pointed out a customs union would do nothing to protect the UK’s valuable services sector.
On Tuesday 27 February 2018 we hosted parliamentarians at a drop-in event on our early advice campaign. Our campaign calls on the Government to provide legal aid for early advice in housing and family cases.
UK Finance released a new disclosure form on 21 February, which is to be used during the residential conveyancing process for new build property.
Kayleigh Leonie looks at the results of the Junior Lawyers Division resilience and wellbeing survey and asks: Is your organisation doing enough to support the resilience and wellbeing of its employees?
Britain has publicly blamed the Russian military for a global cyber attack that cost international businesses an estimated $1.2bn last June.
Depriving one beleaguered portion of the criminal justice system to fund another could inflict further instability on the under-pressure system, the Law Society of England and Wales warned.
Under the Money Laundering Regulations 2007, pooled client accounts (PCAs) were automatically subject to simplified due diligence (SDD) by banks.
The new board of the Law Society of England and Wales held its inaugural meeting today in a milestone for the organisation’s new governance arrangements.
To help organisations in all sectors defend themselves against email phishing attacks, the National Cyber Security Centre has published guidance that draws on knowledge and research across real-working environments.
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