SLC calls for specific market study into conveyancing

The Society of Licensed Conveyancers (SLC) welcomes the intent of Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to providing greater transparency for consumers to assist in their selection of legal services providers However, the SLC is concerned at some of the findings of the CMA study. In particular, the Society is concerned that Conveyancing is bracketed as […]

SLC Annual Conference – 23rd November 2016

                                                This year’s Annual Conference, in association with the Bold Legal Group (BLG), took place on 23rd November at the Riverside Centre, Derby.  Our new host was Kate Faulkner, a leading property consultant […]

SLC Annual Conference – new host announced

We are pleased to announce that Kate Faulkner will now be hosting this year’s Society of Licensed Conveyancers/Bold Legal Group Conference which is being held on Wednesday 23rd November at the Riverside Centre in Derby. Kate is a leading property consultant and property market commentator.  Kate’s business provides consumers with independent advice on how to buy, […]

SLC Annual Conference & AGM – date announced

We are pleased to announce the date of this year’s conference as Wednesday 23rd November and are delighted that Paul Lewis, financial journalist and presenter on Radio 4’s Money Box, has agreed to host again.  The conference will again be held at the Riverside Centre, Derby followed by the Conference Dinner at the iPro Stadium, […]

SLC seeks firm timeline from SRA for removal of run-off cover provisions

Society writes to solicitors’ regulator seeking clarity The Society of Licensed Conveyancers has today written to the Solicitors Regulation Authority asking for a timeline for removing the requirement for firms switching regulator to exercise run-off cover on their Professional indemnity Insurance. The Society, which very much welcomes the move, has also asked for confirmation that […]

SLC welcomes the CMA market study

Society calls for exercise to embrace a wider remit The Society of Licensed Conveyancers (SLC) has broadly welcomed the launch by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) of a market study into legal services in England and Wales, but is calling for the study to take on a wider remit with reference to conveyancing to […]

SLC Regional Spring Road Shows

We are delighted to announce that the dates and venues for the SLC Spring Road Shows for 2016 have now been confirmed. The focus will be on fraud and cyber crime and there will be a line-up of expert speakers covering all aspects of these very topical subjects. Dates and Locations Tuesday April 26th – Cambridge Football […]

SLC Annual Conference – 15th November 2015

The 5th Annual Conference, in association with the Bold Legal Group (BLG), took place on 15th November.  The event, again hosted by Paul Lewis, financial journalist and presenter on Radio 4’s Money Box saw a record number of attendees gather in Derby for the day. The group was entertained by Robin Wells, Head of Sales […]