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Apr 22

Notice to the Profession – CPD Audit 2020

The Legal Practice Board is aware that the recent spread of COVID-19 and the associated warnings and protective measures have created significant pressure for the profession, particularly with isolation and remote working arrangements.

Apr 14

Notice to the Profession – Completion of PMC

The Legal Practice Board is aware that COVID-19 and the associated protective measures have created difficulties in completing courses, in particular the practice management course within required time frames.

Apr 09

Notice to the Profession – Practising certificate renewal applications and payment of fees 2020/2021

Whilst the impact of COVID-19 on the legal profession is unknown and is impossible to model on a financial basis, there is no doubt that it will cause disruption to the delivery of legal services and the capacity of legal practitioners to meet some compliance requirements. 

Apr 07

External Examiners Reports 31 May 2020

If you are unsure what you need to do for this year’s External Examiners Report due to the current circumstances see our guide “What practitioners should consider for this year’s External Examiners Report” located in the tab downloadable documents under the heading Trust Accounting.