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The 5th Money Laundering Directive - What are the key changes?
The 5th Money Laundering Directive (5MLD) came into force on the 10th January 2020. It's purpose is to strengthen the UK's financial system in order to prevent criminals laundering money and funding terrorism.
What happens if law firms fail to get covered by the 1 October PI renewal deadline?
Insurer capacity inevitably reduces further and further as the 1 October professional indemnity (PI) insurance deadline draws closer.
Solicitor risks helpsheet library
To help law firms mitigate their risks, we’ve developed a series of risk helpsheets that highlight key errors that often lead to costly PI claims.
High risk practice areas for law firms: Litigation
The third in our series of high risk helpsheets focuses on the practice area of litigation.
High risk practice areas for law firms: Property
You can avoid costly claims by putting in place simple procedures to avoid errors.
When your insurer won't renew your cover
If you’re finding it hard to get PI insurance, don’t panic! We helped a law firm find cover when the odds seemed stacked against it.
Your September solicitors' PI checklist
If your law firm still hasn’t found professional indemnity (PI ) insurance then you shouldn’t worry – providing you act soon. Here’s what you should do.
High risk practice areas for law firms: Wills, Trusts & Probate
Many law firms are unaware of simple initiatives which can help save them from costly claims against their PI insurance.
Solicitors' Professional Indemnity Insurance market update
Our team of experts in the legal professional indemnity (PI) insurance market have been warning since early 2018 on the impending tightening up of this market and what it means for increases in rates and the availability of cover.