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Loading NIS directive 2.0 for higher cybersecurity protection

Given that the landscape of threats has significantly expanded, it comes as no surprise that the European Commission has proposed a revised version of the Directive concerning measures for a high common level of security of network and information systems across the Union.


Roundtable: Using data to demonstrate value – where do you start?

Alun Swift, head of marketing and revenue operations at Apperio, started the roundtable with a simple stat from the Deloitte 2020 Legal Operations Survey: 74 per cent of in-house lawyers felt they did not have clear and accurate measures for work performed by internal and external sources. In lots of cases legal teams feel left […]

Lawyers Against Loneliness

Law Against Loneliness: 26 November

The Lawyer Shopping Channel Another useful suggestion from Helen Libson of Allen & Overy: “For an update on the cliché of socks and ties, Augustus Hare is excellent.” You are all going to be back in face-to-face meetings sooner or later, gents; might as well be dapper. Previously: The Lakes Distillery | Cogito Books |  Lutyens and […]

Reed Smith rebuked for breaching SRA rules

Reed Smith has been issued with a written rebuke by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, in relation to an investigation into the firm’s conduct eight years ago. The firm has accepted the rebuke and will pay £1,350 in costs to the regulator. It was found that Reed Smith did not distinguish between its London and Delaware […]


What do DLA Piper and O’Neill Patient have in common for the first time in 2020?

The entry of a Stockport-based conveyancing firm into this year’s UK 200 has shone a light onto the changing face of the UK legal services market. Conveyancing firm O’Neill Patient entered the UK Top 100 this year for the first time with a turnover of £31.2m. The gulf between O’Neill Patient and the UK’s largest […]

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