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16th March, 2018

Change to migration agent registration and risks to consider

Practitioners may no longer be required to be registered as migration agents from 1 July 2018 under proposed changes. According to Dr. Lydia Wells from Murdoch University, these ‘…upcoming changes to the registration regime will bring opportunities for lawyers to enter this practice area…’. In her article No longer a ‘migration agent,’ in the October […]

9th March, 2018

Warn clients to verify emails containing payment details

Could your clients be receiving fake emails from you? Much has been written recently about the need to speak to clients to authenticate email instructions about transferring money to client accounts. But if the client receives a fake email from your firm directing them to pay money into a bank account of the fraudster, will […]

7th March, 2018

Protected: LPLC complaint form

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2nd March, 2018

Risk video bite – Conveyancing

Presenter: Phillip Nolan, Risk Manager, LPLC

1st March, 2018

Will it be right?

Mistakes in the preparation of wills can be avoided with careful proofreading. In the 2016-17 policy year, wills and estates claims accounted for 11.7 per cent of the total cost of claims and 8.4 per cent of the total number. In the previous 10-year period, these figures were 6.8 per cent and 3.2 per cent […]