Insurance Lawyers Warn Small Firms Unprotected From Fines

Law360, London (February 10, 2021, 3:35 PM GMT) -- Small and midsized businesses in the U.K. have been hit with more than £100 million ($138 million) in fines by regulators over the past four years, a law firm has said, as it warned of a "perception gap" over the need for insurance.

BLM LLP has compiled the data on fines from the Financial Conduct Authority, the Serious Fraud Office and the Information Commissioner's Office and released it as a "tracker" to insurers and brokers.

The London-based company said on Monday it hoped the tool would help to overcome the perception among senior managers of small companies that they do not...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!