More articles by Jean Yves

Training up: getting a head start on the new regulatory rulebook

Firms looking to demonstrate early compliance with the forthcoming SRA Standards and Regulations could do worse than review their training and supervision

01 Feb 2019

King no more: dealing with unethical client requests

Agreeing to drafting a contract clause that you believe might be unethical could put you in breach of your regulatory obligations, warns Men

01 Feb 2019

Strangely familiar: the old and the new combine in the recently approved handbook

The 2019 SRA handbook takes us further down the road opened by its predecessor, but there are also new markers you need to prepare for, says Trace

01 Feb 2019

LSB eases pressure on Law Society over governance rules – for now

SRA uses opportunity of super-regulator investigation to renew push for complet

01 Feb 2019

Joining-up tech

From client data to cyber-risk prevention, whether a one-off project or a recurring issue, joining-up and integrating tech and IT applications is ultimatel

31 Jan 2019

Bare essentials: why students should get involved in pro bono

Pro bono work places volunteers in front of real clients and allows them to develop practical legal skills — and it should form a vital part of law student

31 Jan 2019

The problem with choice

Important decisions such as whether to promote a junior assistant or to leave one firm for another, are made on a rational basis, aren’t they? Not as much

31 Jan 2019

Tales from practice | Reboot successful

Richard Barr receives a panic report involving some dea

31 Jan 2019

CILEx to seek complete independence for regulator

Response to internal governance rules’ consultation in tune with Legal Services Board strategy to secure full independence fo

30 Jan 2019

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