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I need to prepare an affidavit which includes a number of attachments. How should these be dealt with?
The regulations, which come into force on 8 August, will extend to 'independent legal professionals' and other 'relevant businesses.'
An assessment of the proposed changes to the SRA's handbook.
Clarity is urgently needed around the new regulations underpinning the super exam framework before they are approved, the Law Society said today.
The Law Society has responded to the SRA consultation on proposed regulations for qualification as a solicitor.
Solicitors' professional indemnity insurance (PII) is one of the top three overheads for most law firms. We've put together this guide with some tips on how to prepare for your renewal to give you the confidence that you have got the best terms for your business.
Ten things you need to know about the GDPR and what they mean for your firm.
For third year in succession, the majority of solicitors' firms experienced a smooth PII renewal process.
Read the Law Society's annual surveys of solicitor's renewal experiences to ascertain areas of difficulty and analyse market trends.
A brief overview of the key issues to be aware of and the changes to implement to comply with the regulations.
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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.
Understand the latest changes and obligations. Updated to Version 18 (1 November 2016).