- Tuesday, 15 April 2014
The introduction of relationship management – giving certain law firms a dedicated contact at the Solicitors Regulation Authority – is working for both sides, new research has indicated. However, a fifth of firms consider complying with OFR is too expensive.
Tags: OFR, outcomes-focused regulation, relationship management, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Posted in Latest news, Solicitors
- Monday, 24 October 2011
The Solicitors Regulation Authority is to roll out supervision of large City and national law firms through relationship management after a successful pilot. The year-long pilot also highlighted outsourcing as an issue to which the SRA needs to pay particular attention.
Tags: outsourcing, relationship management, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Posted in News, Outsourcing, Solicitors
- Friday, 11 February 2011
Our weekly round-up of other news takes in further expansion at Co-operative Legal Services, two innovations on the paralegal front, “virtual” firms piloting the SRA’s relationship management, and a tricky decision for LSB chairman David Edmonds
Tags: ABS, Alternative business structures, Co-op, legal process outsourcing, Legal Services Board, LPO, paralegals, relationship management, Scotland, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Posted in Market monitor, News, News In Brief, Outsourcing, Solicitors
- Wednesday, 12 January 2011
Seven law firms have joined the second wave of the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA) relationship management (RM) pilot. RM may be one of the ways the SRA supervises firms according to its assessment of the risks the firm poses as part of outcomes-focused regulation, which goes live in October.
Tags: Indemnity insurance, OFR, outcomes-focused regulation, relationship management, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Posted in News, Solicitors