We provide advice and support on regulatory processes and complaints, rules and ethics, professional indemnity insurance, and education and training. We also represent the views of our members in our consultation responses to help shape the regulatory regime in England and Wales.
The Legal Ombudsman has asked for comments on its proposed business plan and budget for 2018/19.
The Law Society has responded to the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) consultation 'Looking to the Future: phase two of our Handbook reforms'.
The Law Society has responded to the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) consultation 'Looking to the Future: better information, more choice'.
Response to the FCA consultation on reforming the availability of information in the UK equity IPO process.
The Law Society has responded to the LSB's consultation on its regulatory performance assessment approach.
The Law Society has responded to the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) on its draft corporate strategy to ensure it fulfils its strategic aims.
Our response highlights our concerns that OPBAS is likely to impose unnecessary costs on professional body AML supervisors.
The Law Society has responded to the SRA consultation on proposed regulations for qualification as a solicitor.
We have responded to the FCA's consultation on changes to the requirements in disclosure guidance and transparency rules.
We have responded to the SRA's consultation on a new approach to waivers and developing the SRA Innovation Space.
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Our Regulatory Affairs Board advises on our Council and oversees the implementation of policy for the promotion of solicitors' interests in all regulatory matters.
A summary digest of key recent news and meetings relating to the SRA, LSB and LeO.