Clear and effective communication is key in minimising the likelihood of a professional negligence claim.
JEN MCMILLAN provides her top tips to help solicitors manage critical dates.
Four tips to minimise risks when finalising estate matters. By JEN MCMILLAN.
Why bilingual lawyers should think twice before taking on the role of interpreters for their clients. By JEN MCMILLAN.
The authority of an enduring attorney is expressed differently in each jurisdiction. But a Queensland decision may have relevance in New South Wales. By JEN…
Limitation periods for equitable causes of action are not straightforward and require careful investigation and analysis. Consult Lawcover’s schedule. By ELISSA BAXTER and ALEX HASLAM.
Managing cyber risk is an integral part of legal practice. By SIMONE HERBERT-LOWE.
A lack of file notes is a significant handicap in presenting a successful defence on behalf of an insured. By JANICE PURVIS.
The incidence and cost of claims against Lawcover insureds has reduced markedly. By SIMONE HERBERT-LOWE.
Solicitors must be conscious of the difference between financial and legal advice and know when to advise a client of the need to obtain independent…