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Disaster recovery and planning – don’t get caught short

Posted by Nigel Wright on 20-Aug-2015 23:38:43

This article originally appeared in the August 2015 editon of LawTECH Magazine. LawTECH - Converge - Disaster Recovery

When fires raged underground in Holborn in London on 1 April this year, few businesses were prepared for the impact this would have. The London Chambers of Commerce estimated the cost to have been in the region of £40m.
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Topics: business continuity, converge, law, Legal Firms, legal technology, SRA compliance, disaster recovery

Cloud and Risk: SRA Guidelines

Posted by Nigel Wright on 29-Apr-2014 14:11:33

As part of its Risk Outlook, the Solicitors Regulation Authority has recently taken a close look at Cloud computing and published its guidance in a document called Silver Linings: Cloud computing, Law Firms and Risk.

The Risk Outlook 2013 highlighted ‘lack of due diligence over outsourcing arrangements’ as a potential risk; citing that ‘whenever firms outsource activities, it is important that appropriate controls are in place to manage associated risks’.

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Topics: cloud, SRA compliance, risk, SRA