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VIDEO: Law Society of 'Upper Canada' no more?

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Sep 5, 2017 3:51:01 PM

One of the oldest law societies in the English-speaking world might be changing its name after more than 220 years of being known as the Law Society of Upper Canada.

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Reasons lawyers should let clients pay online

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Aug 30, 2017 4:40:07 PM

When it comes to adapting to consumer demand in the area of payment options, lawyers seem to be lagging behind.

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Trust accounting: why should it be complicated?

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Aug 29, 2017 1:38:55 PM

While it might be true that most law firms function on a daily basis with rigorous usage of a trust account, a sizeable group of lawyers avoid trust accounting like the plague.

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Law Society of Upper Canada to be renamed?

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Aug 28, 2017 3:33:31 PM

After more than two centuries of carrying the name of a former British colony, the Law Society of Upper Canada—Canada’s oldest and largest law society—might be re-named by the end of 2017.

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Free uLaw CPD accounting courses for Alberta practitioners

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Aug 24, 2017 3:36:46 PM

uLawPractice is pleased to offer free legal accounting and practice management courses to all active members of the Law Society of Alberta.

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How software is making legal accounting in Manitoba way easier

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Aug 18, 2017 6:10:24 PM

When it comes to legal bookkeeping in the province of Manitoba, there's a lot to take into consideration for a law firm to be operating properly in the eyes of regulators.

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Identifying common problem areas noticed by Manitoba legal auditors

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Aug 16, 2017 5:07:33 PM

When it comes to the financial management of legal firms across Manitoba, provincial auditors say there are three areas where some practitioners are commonly lagging behind, which presents increased risks for lawyers and paralegals to receive disciplinary action.

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3 ways lawyers can use the press to get new clients

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Aug 16, 2017 12:00:41 AM

When it comes to marketing your brand, advertising isn’t everything. Consumers get sick of advertising, and you probably do too. Sometimes, you gotta use the news. 

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How to pick the right bookkeeping style for your firm

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Aug 14, 2017 2:47:05 PM

Sometimes it can be quite easy for a legal practitioner to compartmentalize, avoid, and delegate all the work and decision making that goes into managing the financial records of a firm.

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What Manitoba legal auditors want to see when they look at your firm

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Aug 10, 2017 4:37:24 PM

Manitoba lawyers, paralegals and administrative staff need to be cognizant of the inevitable possibility of getting audited in the near future and one of the best ways to do this is to tune in to what auditors are actually looking at.

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