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Europe FX Trade (clone of FCA authorised firm)

FCA - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 11:23
Fraudsters are using the details of firms we authorise to try to convince people that they work for a genuine, authorised firm. Find out more about this ‘clone firm’. 

New justice minister backs £10k small claims limit

Law Gazette News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 11:20
Croydon South MP has been an outspoken critic of the personal injury sector for several years.

Scottish judges rule prorogation unlawful

Law Gazette News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 11:11
Blow for Boris Johnson afer a separate challenge in England and Wales was dismissed.

Australian Lawyers Push Back on Long Hours

Legal Week rss Feed - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 10:00
In response, some law firms are actively promoting the importance of work-life balance. One firm even tells its young lawyers to leave the office by 6 p.m.

FCA steps up efforts to ensure firms are getting ready for a no-deal Brexit

FCA - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 10:00
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is stepping up its efforts to ensure firms are aware of what they need to do to prepare for the potential of a no-deal Brexit. Firms who have not prepared appropriately may risk an impact on their business. 

Top Liverpool solicitor reaches career half-century

Law Gazette News - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 09:53
Law firm director represented Winnie Johnson, mother of Moors Murder victim Keith Bennett.

Most Female Lawyers Have Experienced or Seen Workplace Sexual Harassment

Legal Week rss Feed - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 09:30
Lawyers anonymously shared their stories of sexual harassment at work as part of Legal Week's job satisfaction survey.

'Revenge Porn' Probe and Investment Report Keep Burford in the Spotlight

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 22:15
First, a California investment firm enthusiastically endorsed the litigation funder's business model. Then came a report of a potential "revenge porn" prosecution in the U.K.

'Revenge Porn' Probe, New Investment Report Keep Burford in the Spotlight

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 22:15
First, a California investment firm enthusiastically endorsed the litigation funder's business model. Then came a report of a potential "revenge porn" prosecution in the U.K.

Hogan Lovells Expands Further With Hire of Investment Specialist in Sydney

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 20:52
James Wood joins the firm from Australian firm Gilbert + Tobin.

Litigation Funder LCM Looks to Corporate Funding as Revenue Rises

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 19:59
Revenue rose 17% over the past year. But net profit was down 15% due to higher costs, the firm said.

EU Antitrust Enforcer Will Serve a Second Term and Take on Expanded Role

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 18:47
Margrethe Vestager, who as the enforcer of competition policy for the EU has taken on Big Tech, will remain in charge of EU competition policy for another five years and also become the EU's chief of digital policy.

Withers Snaps Up 3-Lawyer Funds Team in Singapore From Morgan Lewis

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 17:39
Private funds partner Daniel Yong and two associates join Withers KhattarWong.

As Hong Kong's IPO Market Stalls, Shearman & Sterling Revises Its Strategy

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 16:38
The Wall Street firm that was reliant on IPOs in Hong Kong is now focusing more on mergers and acquisitions.

TECHNORIC Ltd/ Tradeur

FCA - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 15:30
We believe this firm has been providing financial services or products in the UK without our authorisation. Find out why to be especially wary of dealing with this unauthorised firm and how to protect yourself from scammers.

Watch Out For That Email From Management: The Latest Scams Targeting Lawyers

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 14:42
Several firms have been targeted by phishing scams in recent months, but why are cyber criminals so drawn to law firms and how can management safeguard their businesses?

With Active Privacy Shield Enforcement, FTC May be EU's Best Privacy Ally

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 14:30
The FTC is holding organizations accountable for falsely claiming compliance with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield, and those actions could have wider implications for just how seriously the commission will take faulty GDPR compliance.

Ince Launches In Scotland With Accountancy Hire

Legal Week rss Feed - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 12:47
The new U.K. office will be used by the firm's legal and tax advisory companies.

Belgian lawyer gets EC justice commissioner role

Law Gazette News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 12:46
Didier Reynders takes over brief from Vera Jourova in Ursula von der Leyen commission.

Justice bills fall overnight as parliament shuts down

Law Gazette News - Tue, 09/10/2019 - 12:40
Domestic abuse and divorce legislation both spiked as government enacts prorogation.

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