City law firms may have to renegotiate their outsourcing arrangements as the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) moves to regulate outsourcing for the first time. The new Code of Conduct to be published next week (6 April) sees the SRA assert that it should be given access to law firms' outsourcing contracts and files, as well as potentially to outsourcers' premises for regulatory checks. This would affect all legal and business process outsourcing arrangements the SRA deems critical to the firms' activities.
New Code of Conduct underlines SRA intent to review LPO deals City law firms may have to renegotiate their outsourcing arrangements as the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) moves to regulate outsourcing...
Head of international financial technology at the firm Angus Mclean is responsible for the new venture
Former head of the magic circle firm’s corporate department died last night after a long illness
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The move is the latest step in the insurance firm's international expansion drive
The roster is divided into a general advisory panel and a list of specialist firms