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Member query – bad debt

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Lisa Dixon shares an enquiry received from a member and provides a considered response.

We all have security fatigue, don't we?

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Is the pressure we face to make sure our online information is secure actually making us less likely to make sound security decisions? David Jackson investigates.

Five financial Q&As 2015

First published by the Institute of Legal Finance and Management (ILFM) in their member magazine, Legal Abacus, the following Q&As look at different aspects of the Solicitors Code of Conduct management and financial accounting, as well as hr, it, insurance and regulation issues.

Barristers 'support court filming'

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Nearly two-thirds of barristers support justice secretary Kenneth Clarke's plans to allow filming in court in England and Wales, a survey has revealed.

Solicitors Group Roadshows 2014

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The Solicitors Group has just completed its annual series of roadshows, which in 2013/14 have been focusing on the issues surrounding Outcomes Focused Regulation (OFR) and related financial matters.

The view

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Andy Harris, chartered accountant at Hazlewoods provides an update for finance professionals.

Five financial Q&As

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First published by the Institute of Legal Finance and Management (ILFM) in their member magazine, Legal Abacus, the following thought-provoking Q&As look at different aspects of the Solicitors Code of Conduct management and financial accounting, as well as HR, IT, insurance and regulation issues.

A routine VAT compliance inspection...

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Back in February, ILFM member Wendy Mayers had a call from HM Revenue & Customs giving a choice of two dates that same month for a visit by the VAT inspector. When the inspector raised a serious issue that Wendy did not agree with, she turned investigator to prove the VAT inspector wrong. Wendy contacted ILFM's VAT expert and explained how her vigilance and persistence paid off...

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