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Organisations need to act now in order to meet the requirements of the new Electronic Identification and Signature (eIDAS) legislation

Electronic signatures present a huge potential for businesses to improve their operations, create better customer experiences, improve security, and increase potential revenue. E-signature technology now offers cross-border recognition of electronically-signed documents, and instant verification of signer identities and document authenticity – which are essential for businesses operating in increasingly digital and mobile environments. However, transitioning… Read More

GDPR and the effect on data breaches

The Information Commissioner’s office have now confirmed that the UK will have to enact the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) by May 2018 given this implementation date will occur before the expiry of the two year period from the giving of the UK’s Article 50 notice to leave the EU. The introduction of the GDPR… Read More

Privacy vs Security

In-house counsel and IT directors at tech companies are facing tough challenges in balancing data protection compliance and responding to increasing pressure from law enforcement agencies for access to data without compromising security or consumer confidence. One of the reasons for this is the introduction of new data protection regulation in 2016, including the Privacy… Read More

Five Cool Tools Every Legal Marketing Rock Star Needs to Understand

The legal industry faces a number of marketing challenges. Setting your firm apart, doing something interesting or innovative, or finding ways to engage current and potential clients is tough in the law business. But, legal marketing doesn’t have to be “boring” or uninteresting, and there are a number of nifty marketing tools that will not… Read More

The Evidence of hackers

Most law firms believe the challenges they face set them apart from the industry at large – and this is largely correct. The phrase ‘time is money’ perhaps doesn’t ring as true for other businesses as it does for the legal sector.  When every minute is clocked, it is important that business processes run smoothly… Read More

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