SRA grant 12 month extension to sif

After intensive lobbying led by the Law Society the SRA announced today that its Board had concluded that the previous decision to close SIF was to be temporarily reversed for the next 12 months whilst all options were considered for the future . The SRA recognised the changed enviroment and that the insurance market had “hardened ” such that affordable

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SQE Round Table Event with the SRA – 9th June 2021 Yorkshire Union of Law Societies

The Yorkshire Union of Law Societies has organised a roundtable event in advance of the implementation of the Solicitors Qualifying Examination (“SQE”) in Autumn 2021 to assist its members prepare for the changes to legal education and entry to the profession. This informative roundtable will assist Yorkshire firms understand what the SQE means for them, how it will work in

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Diversity Data Warning – URGENT

We remind members of their firms obligation to collect Diversity Data which must be submitted and published . The deadline for submission is 31st January and firms who do not comply are likely to face formal sanctions from the SRA . Access details here http://www.lawsociety.org.uk/advice/practice-notes/sra-equality-monitoring/

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