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This Practice Note tracks the progress of UK legislation introduced as part of the legislative project associated with the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. It includes a...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. It tracks the progress of UK primary legislation introduced as part of the legislative preparation...

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Why you need to manage this risk This risk management guide seeks to help you identify the key legal risks and sets out some practical guidance on how these may be...

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On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum on its membership of the EU, with a majority voting in favour of the UK leaving the EU. On 29 March 2017, the UK Prime Minister...

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Europe has a huge influence on the UK’s anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing (AML and CTF) regime. This Practice Note is concerned with the development...

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Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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This Practice Note explores the effect of Brexit on UK cybersecurity with a particular focus on the network and information systems legislation. It covers: • overview of...

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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no longer an EU Member...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects relevant prior to/during the UK’s withdrawal from...

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This Practice Note discusses the impact of Brexit on the general processing of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679...

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The UK’s formal withdrawal from the EU took effect at 11 pm on 31 January 2020 (exit day). At this point, the withdrawal period under Article 50 TEU came to an end and...

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This Practice Note reflects advice, guidance and updates issued by the SRA and Law Society on the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on the day-to-day operation of law...

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This Practice Note reflects advice issued by the SRA and Law Society on the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on a range of commercial and professional conduct issues....

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If it is absolutely necessary to keep your office or other workplaces open (because you or some of your staff are key workers and need to be in the workplace or for other...

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Scope of this timeline There are different sanctions regimes which affect UK businesses. Usually they are grouped into trade and financial sanctions: • trade sanctions...

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This Practice Note provides practical guidance for general commercial practitioners on points to consider when drafting a business to business agreement to minimise the...

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It was a hotly-contested list this year, but after much debate and caffeine, here’s our countdown: 8. Monitored the SRA’s publications 7. Taken a gender pay snapshot 6....

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It was a hotly-contested list this year, but after much debate and caffeine, here’s our countdown: 8. Monitored the SRA’s publications 7. Taken a gender pay snapshot 6....

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Produced in partnership with DG Legal 1 About you Name[Insert name] Role[Insert role] Address[Insert address] Contact telephone number(s) Please provide both landline and...

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Produced in partnership with DG Legal Please click here for an Excel version of this risk assessment. 1 Introduction This risk evaluation outlines the risks we have...

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The Legal Ombudsman (LeO) has published guidance for legal service providers, setting out its approach when considering complaints as a result of the difficulties brought...

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These guidelines set out some practical suggestions and guidance for when you are working from home. Please also refer to our separate Homeworking policy [(and, where...

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Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU law. During this...

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This Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law, which is an entirely new legal concept introduced to UK domestic law in preparation for Brexit. It...

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The Law Society has published a series of no-deal Brexit guides for solicitors which highlight the changes that will occur in the event the UK leaves the EU without a...

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Pandemics are exceptional events which present organisations with difficult business conditions, uncertainty and particularly challenging information and cybersecurity...

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