CILEx Regulation was delighted to receive news in July that the Lord Chancellor had approved its application on behalf of CILEx to license Alternative Business Structures (ABS). Whilst there are still some parliamentary requirements to be put in place, CILEx Regulation is hopeful it will be able to commence licensing in 2019/20.
In the third of a four-part series focusing on disability and legal services, Jane Hatton from Evenbreak explains why everyone can benefit from an inclusive and accessible recruitment process.
The Disability Law Service provides invaluable help and advice to disabled consumers and their carers who otherwise would struggle to access the law. Director Eric Appleby explains how the charity secures those people with equal access to justice.
CILEx Regulation's approach to providing transparency in the legal services market aims to ensure that consumers have the information that they need at the time they need it. This is before they have contacted a firm, when they are making decisions about purchasing legal services and who to engage with. See how the pieces fit together.
For some time, law firms have been an attractive target for cyber fraud. Significant balances of client funds held in call accounts mean that fraudsters can potentially steal huge amounts. Find out how to protect your firm from an attack.