Regulation

How do you regulate AI?

Helen Simm examines what direction the government might take on AI in a post-Brexit Britain 

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

Law Society: Now’s not the time to reorganise legal services

With more than 70% of high street firms at risk, the legal sector needs to recover following covid-19, the Law Society said in response to a review of legal regulation

12 Jun 2020

The acid test

Regulatory fallout is a given right now but high standards are still expected, says Susanna Heley 

08 Jun 2020

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