Welcome to the Legal Records at Risk project. According to previous studies including the British Records Association (BRA) report on Records at Risk (2011), significant records of many institutions specialised to law (ISLs) are at risk, especially because of recent developments in legal services, IT, economy and globalisation. Many records are now being “born digital” with many more paper records are being digitised. New technology...
- Rescuing legal records. Success stories… November 13, 2017
- Poor legal records management leading to the loss of our legal heritage? Horror stories and other tales of woe… April 6, 2017
- Information as an asset: the business benefits to providers of legal services of preserving records November 30, 2016
- Legal records at risk: is the legal profession interested in its own history? April 1, 2016
- Legal Records at Risk Seminar at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies November 7, 2015
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The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies was founded in 1947. It was conceived and is funded as a national academic institution, attached to the University of London, serving all universities through its national legal research library. Its function is to promote, facilitate and disseminate the results of advanced study and research in the discipline of law, for the benefit of persons and institutions in the UK and abroad.