Many firms with a 1 October 2020 renewal date were more anxious than they may have been in previous years about their ability to secure cover and to negotiate a competitive premium as they waited to see how Covid-19 would affect premiums. Now we are in the run up to April and the pandemic has stepped up a gear in terms of infection rates, how will that impact both April and October renewals in 2021?Read more
Legal Eye is offering a one-off risk review including an analysis of your firm’s key risk-related data. You’ll receive a full written report identifying any trends arising and provide details of any remedial action required, together with an action plan, and suggested amendments for your Risk Register.Read more
Legal Eye is to run a seminar for lawyers to find out more about the upcoming changes to the SRA Handbook and Code of Conduct. Held at the offices of JLT Specialty in London on 13 June it will be an opportunity for firms to find out more about the practical implications of the changes for their firms.Read more
With the deadline fast approaching for firms to provide their diversity data to the SRA, Legal Eye are offering a support service to save law firms time and to ensure the data is returned correctly and on time.
In June all SRA-regulated firms will be required to collect, report and publish data about the diversity make-up of their workforce. Firms are now expected to do this on a bi-annual basis and the SRA has confirmed that it is acceptable to use a third party to assist with the exercise.