News in brief: CIPA chief eyes ABSs, Co-op boss to bow out, law firms are “cybercrime target”, and moreMonday, 11 June 2012
Our regular round-up includes strong backing for intellectual property ABSs, Eddie Ryan leaving Co-operative Legal Services, a new digital copyright licence for law firms, an “unacceptable” lack of transparency over PII commissions, and a warning that law firms are being targeted by online espionage.
Tags: ABS, Alternative business structures, Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys, Co-op, copyright, Intellectual Property Regulation Board, IPReg, Law Society, professional indemnity insurance, Technology
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For the majority of Black and ethnic minority citizens in this country, legal services are still as hard to reach, as hard to choose, or as hard to trust, as they were years ago.
If 2020 taught us anything, it is that lawyers will not disappear any time soon. Still, paper will gradually disappear in favour of digital tools, investment in technology and better ways of working.