How can cyber attacks affect my business? As technology becomes more advanced cyber security is becoming something every business needs to consider. A successful cyber attack can have a major effect on your business reputation and the trust of your consumers. How will my reputation be affected? Trust from your consumers is essential when growing … Continue reading How prepared is your business in the event of a cyber security breach?
Our students are encouraged to reflect on their experiences in Student Law Office. We believe that reflection is what turns experience into learning, and we are keen to develop our students as 'reflective practitioners'. In this blog post, Katie reflects on her experience of reflection so far. As with any career, personal development is a … Continue reading Studying your reflection
On Wednesday 1st November 2017, a select group (including myself) from the Student Law Office business & commercial firms were lucky enough to visit the Northern Design Centre to meet with a number of Entrepreneurial Business Management (EBM) students. Similar to the SLO, the EBM students take a real hands-on approach to their studies and … Continue reading Entrepreneurial Business Management meets the Student Law Office
It's a new academic year, and the business & commercial firms are full with individuals who have a passion for this area of law and who cannot wait to get stuck into the Student Law Office. Many of them, like myself, have been waiting for the opportunity to put into practice what we have been … Continue reading Hello and welcome – from the 2017/2018 business & commercial firms!
We are getting ready to welcome our new Year 4 MLaw students into the Student Law Office. This year, we will have four Business & Commercial firms. Each firm is typically comprised of six students. In the Student Law Office, our students are exposed to working with real clients under the supervision of qualified solicitors … Continue reading Can we help you?
The phrase ‘It’s not what you know, it’s who you know’ is something which I have heard many times throughout my education. Yet I am not sure if I ever really understood the importance behind the meaning, until I began to think about my career prospects. Networking should not be overlooked in any industry and … Continue reading Do law students need to network?
What is the PSC Register? From April 2016 all private companies and LLPs have been required to maintain a Persons of Significant Control (PSC) Register. This is a record of the people who own or control the business which is available for public inspection. Notably, it does not replace the registers of directors and members, … Continue reading Do you have a PSC Register?