72 legal data breaches escalated to the Information Commissioner’s Office in 2014

News Article - 30/06/2015 : DX, freedom of information, General, Information Commissioner’s Office, Practice Management

A Freedom of Information request has revealed the number of data breaches reported to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) during 2014. A total of 72 incidents came to light in which private data was mistakenly made available to the...

Legal aid cuts trigger 47 per cent drop in family mediation

News Article - 03/10/2013 : family law, family lawyers, freedom of information, legal aid, legal aid cuts, ministry of justice, Practice Management, Community

Legal aid cuts have triggered a dramatic drop in the number of divorcing couples opting for mediation, according to the latest government figures.

Judicial guidance requires couples contemplating a divorce to consider mediation before...

Information and record management helps ensure data security for your business

News Article - 28/05/2013 : Archive storage, data breech, data security, freedom of information, Risk & Compliance, Technology

A recent Freedom of Information (FOI) request from the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) revealed that the number of data breaches in the UK is on the rise.  Fines levied on organisations for poor data security rose from £...