Tag Archives: Future

QualitySolicitors kiosks in London's WHSmith stores: a glimpse into the future for US legal services delivery?

Today's New York Times features a look at the legal access points placed by QualitySolicitors in numerous London WHSmith stores this fall, a sign that the UK's Legal Services Act has gone into full effect. The NYT article "Selling Pieces … Continue reading

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Are self-help divorce sites the future?

I'm going to pick straight up where I left off in my last offering. In it, I was debating the pros and cons of self-help divorce websites, triggered by the launch of www.intelligentdivorce.co.uk which is designed to help divorcing couples … Continue reading

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Further Future of Financial Advice Measures Bill (FOFA Tranche 2)

The Government has released the exposure draft and Explanatory Memorandum of the Corporations Amendment (Further Future of Financial Advice Measures) Bill 2011 for the second and final tranche of draft legislation on the FOFA reforms for public comment. ( See … Continue reading

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The Arts Create Future Geeks

The following Friday afternoon rant represents a bit of a diversion from our regularly scheduled legal geekiness and focuses on more general geekiness. The opinions represented here are mine alone. If you agree, or disagree, I would love to hear … Continue reading

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Exposure Draft of the Corporations Amendment (Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2011

The Assistant Treasurer and Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation has released an Exposure Draft of the Corporations Amendment (Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2011 as the first tranche of draft legislation of the Future of Financial Advice (FOFA) reforms … Continue reading

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