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    In-house pro bono practice: regulatory requirements

    This practice note explores the regulatory impediments to in-house solicitors providing pro bono services to the public, with the aim of assisting those in-house solicitors who wish to do so.

    23 February 2016
    Practice note

    Raising concerns and whistleblowing - guidance for staff

    There are professional and regulatory obligations for individuals to raise concerns about their firm's actions in certain situations. This note describes how to foster an environment which encourages transparency and the reporting of concerns.

    13 January 2016
    Practice note

    Law Society calls for statutory protection for legal professional privilege

    The Law Society has again called for explicit statutory protection for legal professional privilege in its evidence to the Draft Investigatory Powers Bill Joint Committee.

    15 December 2015
    News

    Legal Ombudsman consultation on ADR Scheme Rules changes – Law Society response

    The Law Society has responded to the Legal Ombudsman's (LeO) consultation on ADR Scheme Rules changes.

    9 November 2015
    Consultation response

    Raising concerns and whistleblowing - archive version

    There are professional and regulatory obligations for individuals to raise concerns about their firm's actions in certain situations. This note describes how to foster an environment which encourages transparency and the reporting of concerns.

    14 August 2015
    Practice note

    Outsourcing

    Outsourcing is a growing area in legal service delivery. This practice note gives an overview of outsourcing and the regulatory requirements you need to consider.

    29 April 2015
    Practice notes

    Law Society to launch market intelligence service for in-house corporate members

    The Law Society, partnering with Lexology, is launching an innovative newsfeed service providing corporate members with essential market intelligence.

    6 March 2014
    Press release

    Responding to a financial crime investigation

    Increasingly, law enforcement agencies in England and Wales are seeking to use their powers to recover ill-gotten gains from criminals. At times this may mean that they will seek access to files held by solicitors.

    20 March 2013
    Articles

    In-house practice: regulatory requirements

    This practice note covers the SRA’s rules for in-house solicitors. It includes advice on practising certificates, professional indemnity insurance and circumstances where working for clients other than your employer is permitted.

    28 February 2013
    Practice notes

    Supporting your business

    We offer a range of products and services to support your legal business and help you to thrive in a difficult market.

    14 February 2013
    Services
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