Technology

Staying cyber safe

Knowing how to stay safe online while working remotely is vital to reduce the cyber risk, as Peter Wright explains

04 Jun 2020

Legal start-ups miss out on £1.25bn support package

The Law Society has voiced concerns over whether the government’s £1.25bn covid-19 support fund excludes crucial legal businesses

03 Jun 2020

Big boost for UK lawtech pioneers

A “transformative” lawtech programme incorporating a government-backed ‘sandbox’ for innovative research and development has been unveiled

22 May 2020

Cyber 'vultures' capitalising on homeworking lawyers

Firms have been warned by the regulator to be extra vigilant, with a specialist solicitor warning that criminal hackers have become increasingly sophisticated 

24 Apr 2020

Legal Access Challenge winners revealed

Technology platforms, designed by RCJ Advice and Mencap and Access Social Care, have won £50,000 each as finalists in the Nesta Legal Access Challenge

09 Apr 2020

Incubators: the new kid on the block

Law tech incubators are hubs of collaboration used to create bespoke tech solutions and can benefit small and mid-sized firms, as Stephen Brown explains

10 Feb 2020

The fear of tech advances

Pippa Allsop discusses the tensions between the human legal advisor and technology

29 Jan 2020

Conveyancing firms will close, warns CLC

Conveyancing law firms will shut shop, and the role of the conveyancer will change as much of the administrative side of the role becomes automated, according to a white paper published by the Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC).

28 Jan 2020