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.
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.
Compulsory rules to publish reams of information about legal services may mislead clients rather than help them.
News that the SRA is set to push ahead with changes to the rules governing solicitors was greeted with dismay.
We answer some of the key questions around legal professional privilege.
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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.