Taking the cyber challenge by Janine Parker, Paragon LawSelect

Blog post - 25/01/2017 : cyber crime, cyber risk, GDPR, General data protection regulation, Janine Parker, lawselect, Legal Practice Management, LPM, paragon, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

This article was also featured as a column in the June 2016 issue of LPM. To read the issue in full, ...

Commercial IT Services: Cybercrime is hitting firms like yours. Don’t be an easy target.

Resource - 19/01/2017 : cyber attack, cyber attacks, cyber crime, cyber risk, cybersecurity, Internet of things, internet security, Risk & Compliance, Technology

The risk of cybercrime is a growing concern for the legal sector says Craig Tomes, senior business development manager at Commercial IT Services. Holding sensitive data and significant sums of client money, law firms are a tempting target for IT...

Quill’s timely cybersecurity guidance for law firms

News Article - 07/04/2016 : cyber risk, cybercrime, IT, Panama Papers, Readit, solicitors regulation authority, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Cybercrime is a hot topic which continues to dominate the legal and national press. Headline news from the last week alone has revealed the Panama Papers debacle leaking 11.5 million confidential legal documents, and reported 48 hacking attacks...

Cyber risk is everywhere. And it’s evolving on a daily basis

Blog post - 27/01/2016 : Antivirus, cyber risk, Hackers, paragon, Practice Management, Practice Management

This blog post was also featured in the April 2015 issue of LPM magazine. To read the issue in full,...

Under lock and keyboard – safeguarding against cyber risks is vital

Resource - 14/12/2015 : cyber risk, data, hack, Howden, RPC, Technology, Practice Management

ARTICLE BY PHILIP TANSLEY, SENIOR ASSOCIATE AT RPC

In the digital age, safeguarding against cyber risks is vital.

Today, every firm is a tech business to some extent and professional services firms are no exception...

Cyber risk is everywhere. And it’s evolving on a daily basis

Resource - 26/11/2015 : Antivirus, cyber risk, Hackers, paragon, Practice Management, Practice Management

This blog post by Janine Parker from Paragon International Insurance Brokers was also featured as a column in the ...

Cyber risks: The facts for lawyers

Resource - 05/08/2015 : cyber risk, data, fraud, Howden, lawyers, pii, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Businesses are constantly exposed to the dangers of a cyber attack with hackers becomingly alarmingly sophisticated. Here, we list the key areas of concern for solicitors. 

1. Loss of client money

For...

Briefing magazine Industry Interview: The risk of email in your firm

Resource - 07/05/2014 : Briefing Magazine on risk 2014, cyber risk, document management, email in law firms, Industry analysis, IT risk, Law Firm risk and compliance, legal support network, legal technology, LSN, LSN Briefing Magazine, mergers, mimecast, risk and compliance, UK law firms, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Briefing talks to Eliza Hedegaard of Mimecast about addressing the ‘dark document management system’ in most law firms – and how to handle email when mergers happen.

Regardless of the talk about collaborative working and...