Regulation

Keep calm, protect health

Sarah Dwight offers advice on how to approach conveyancing issues during the pandemic

02 Jun 2020

Gina Miller campaigns for will reform during pandemic

Business owner and Brexit campaigner Gina Miller has added her voice to calls for the government to simplify the will-making process 

28 May 2020

Conveyancers call for greater flexibility in furlough scheme

The Conveyancing Association and other industry bodies have called on the chancellor to enable greater flexibility in furlough arrangements 

27 May 2020

A case of dissent

A dissenting opinion at the SDT poses questions for Susanna Heley

18 May 2020

Changing the rules

The SRA’s continuing competence regime marked a big change from the CPD rules. Rachel Rothwell examines what this meant for solicitors and whether further change is afoot

18 May 2020

SRA updates PII advice

The SRA has updated its advice to firms regarding professional indemnity insurance (PII) after some firms have struggled to secure policies

14 May 2020

Facing down risks

Chris Marston explains how a holistic risk management strategy can ensure firms are ready to meet change

13 May 2020

Toeing the regulatory line

Emma Walker considers the extent to which the regulator will reach into lawyers’ private lives 

13 May 2020

Advice on UK’s diverging lockdown strategies

The Law Society has urged solicitors to exercise caution and vigilance amid differing advice from devolved governments on how to approach lockdown

12 May 2020