Real property changes: risk management tips for solicitors

Recent law changes require solicitors to consider additional factors when acting on transactions involving real property. By LUCY WILLIAMS.

Risk management and claims prevention

The incidence and cost of claims against Lawcover insureds has reduced markedly. By SIMONE HERBERT-LOWE.

Informal communications with judges’ chambers: a professional and risk management issue

There are well established and clear protocols for communications with judges and judges’ chambers. However, breaches of protocols are not uncommon. By GREG COUSTON and…

Client lunch comes back to bite

Keep client lunches focused on building relationships not taking instructions or providing advice. By MELISSA FENTON and CRAIG HOLLAND.