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GlobalX joins the Legal Software Suppliers Association
Thursday Nov 28 2019 Company News

GlobalX joins the Legal Software Suppliers Association

We are pleased to announce that we have recently been accepted a member of the LSSA.
Monday Nov 25 2019 Industry News

Are Legal Apprenticeships Set To Dominate The Sector?

The legal sector is changing rapidly including the option students to becoming a qualified conveyancer, without incurring student debt.
Monday Nov 25 2019 Company News

GlobalX Christmas Opening Times 2019

With the Christmas period almost upon us we wanted to let you know in advance our opening times so you can plan accordingly. We wish all our clients and customers an enjoyable festive period and would like to thank you for your continued support.
Monday Nov 25 2019 Industry News

What’s happening with Leaseholds?

For many new build property owners over the past decade, instead of moving into the idyllic tranquil setting after signing the final jargon filled documents, receiving the keys and parking the moving wagon alongside their slick, gleaming, flawless home, they have been confronted with an horrific realization that they are trapped in an escalating leasehold nightmare.
Friday Nov 22 2019 Industry Experts

Winding-Up Searches and Commercial Property

What would you class as essential searches when conducting Commercial Property purchases? Would it be local authority searches, environmental, flooding and probably planning? What about Winding-Up Petitions?
Wednesday Nov 20 2019 Industry Experts

The Importance of Flood Risk Reports

With flooding on the increase in the UK, it is often advised that conveyancers obtain a flood report for their clients. If a full flood report is commissioned, then the conveyancer has the reassurance of knowing they have supplied the mortgage lender and the buyer with as much information as possible to enable them to assess the likely risk before proceeding.
Friday Nov 15 2019 Industry News

Are you keeping up with your CDD?

It is more crucial than ever for law firms to have a firm grasp on their Know Your Customer and anti-money laundering obligations. Law firms, due to the nature of their work, have been identified as a particular area of interest for fraud and other criminal activity resulting in greater scrutiny.
Adhering to Anti-Money Laundering Regulations – the struggle is real
Wednesday Nov 13 2019 Industry News

Adhering to Anti-Money Laundering Regulations – the struggle is real

In September we attended the annual Law Firm Services Conveyancing Conference which featured a presentation from Chris Handford, Director of Regulatory Policy at the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA).
Get know to PinPoint Information
Friday Nov 08 2019 Company News

Get know to PinPoint Information

With decades of experience in the sector, PinPoint Information has been providing due diligence reports to property professionals to help them identify, understand and assess risks.
Thursday Nov 07 2019 Companies House

Companies House update October 2019

As a key customer of Companies House, and a registered company formations agent, we often get invited to attend customer forums for our feedback.
Wednesday Nov 06 2019 Industry Experts

How we help law firms save time on searches

We’ve been a leading provider of company information for over 30 years building up an extensive library of legal searches but we offer much more than just searches. We want to help our clients get ahead by providing a tailored service and innovative solutions that will help boost your productivity.
Wednesday Nov 06 2019 Industry News

The SQE Revolution and Solicitor Qualifying Routes

What are the routes to becoming a qualified solicitor and what impact will the new Solicitors Qualifying Exam have?
Thursday Oct 10 2019 Industry Experts

Getting started with Business Process Workflows

In the current digital era, businesses that are not harnessing the increasing capabilities of digitalisation risk getting left behind.
Friday Oct 18 2019 Industry News

Local authority searches - Transitioning Towards Digitisation

Property searches are an essential element to a successful home buying and selling process. Completed competently, they have the ability to uncover unsavoury property or uncover truths which could protect the buyer. They also create a full and transparent picture, enabling the buyer to make a fully informed decision.
Monday Oct 14 2019 Industry Experts

Can you trust free sources of information?

Compliance is an integral aspect for every law firm but it appears that many are still taking huge risks when obtaining company information.