In February 2018 the Legal Services Board published its latest major survey of the legal needs of small businesses. It was based on 10,579 responses from owners and managers of small businesses. The LSB has since provided further analysis of the results which link to CILEx Regulation's work on transparency of information for consumers.
Justice Week is a new initiative set up by CILEx, the Law Society and the Bar Council and runs between 29 October and 2 November 2018. It aims to boost the profile of justice and the rule of law. One of CILEx Regulation's regulated immigration practitioners explains how swapping their company website for a YouTube channel has improved access to justice for vulnerable clients.
In this article, DataGRC’s lead data privacy and security consultant, Keith Dewey, discusses some of the ongoing hot topics surrounding the General Data Protection Regulation.
CILEx Regulation has taken the opportunity to look at how the diversity of its self-employed members compares with those who are employed in firms. Check out the key findings infographic.
Rubina Khanom, Chartered Legal Executive and committee member of the Association of Asian Women Lawyers (AAWL), discusses the importance of diversity within the legal sector and how AAWL is committed to actively changing the legal landscape.
This year's World Mental Health Day theme is based around young people and mental health in a changing world, with a particular focus on the importance of building resilience. Leah Steele, former lawyer and founder of mentoring practice, Searching for Serenity, asks: "What does resilience mean to you?"