- Wednesday, 26 July 2017
Reports of cybercrime from law firms reached record levels in the first quarter of this year, the Solicitors Regulation Authority has said. The figures are contained in the regulator’s latest Risk Outlook, which for the first time includes questionable investment schemes involving solicitors.
Tags: cybercrime, money laundering, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Posted in Latest news, Regulation, Solicitors
- Thursday, 28 April 2016
Law firms need to guard against the type of cybercrime called ‘CEO fraud’, according to the Solicitors Regulation Authority. The fraud involves spoof e-mails apparently sent in the name of a senior manager to accounts staff authorising urgent cash transfers.
Tags: CEO fraud, cybercrime, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Posted in Latest news, Solicitors
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Where budgets are tight, lawyers will be considering what’s in their existing arsenal to still improve productivity. One effective, accessible and cheap tool is legal project management.
Alexiou Fisher Philipps select PracticeEvolve to increase flexibility and efficiencies within their practice
Hudgell Solicitors donates £10,000 to charity Day One Trauma Support for emergency grants to help families of seriously injured