Practice Management: Ethics and Compliance

Reappraising compliance

As firms move towards a new normal, Tracey Calvert sets out the agenda for post-covid-19 compliance planning

28 Jul 2020

Firm pledges all future profits to charity

A young corporate firm has pledged to give all its profits to charity and other good causes forever as of this month

24 Jul 2020

Law Society to examine BAME under-representation

The Law Society is launching virtual roundtable discussions to explore why BAME solicitors are under-represented at the senior level

16 Jul 2020

Unrepresented

Litigants in person are getting a raw deal. Catherine Baksi reports

08 Jul 2020

Don’t bank on it

Firms can inadvertently provide banking facilities in breach of the rules, as Max Masters and Merete Poulson explain

01 Jul 2020

Three-pronged approach to profession’s recovery launched by Law Society

A new campaign to help the  profession play its part in the country’ economic recovery from the pandemic has been launched by the Law Society

30 Jun 2020

Exaggerating inequalities

It would be disastrous if hard-won progress on diversity is lost because of the impact of the pandemic on women in law, says Dana Denis-Smith

24 Jun 2020

Solicitor fined £20k for providing banking facilities

A solicitor has been fined for providing banking facilities to conveyancing clients, exposing his firm to money laundering risks

22 Jun 2020

It’s time to act

The profession must look inwards to tackle systemic racial inequality, says Trevor Sterling

12 Jun 2020

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