Category Archives: online legal services

How “legally” healthy are your employees?

Today’s employers place a lot of emphasis, quite rightly, on benefits that address the physical, mental and financial wellbeing of their employees. But one aspect of everyday life that is often overlooked in the formulation of benefit programmes is the need for people to protect themselves against a number of day-to-day legal risks. Laws and […]

Legal wellbeing – the missing piece of a truly holistic employee wellbeing programme

Our survey* of 2000 adults in the UK told us that: •    93% have experienced a consumer rights problem •    54% of problems are left unresolved •    43% of people feel frustrated; 36% feel angry •    59% do not have a Will What can employers do to help employees deal with legal issues and minimise […]

Whitepaper: The FCA’s transparency at renewal rules – a threat or an opportunity?

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is introducing new measures to increase the transparency of information provided by insurers to policyholders when they come to renew their cover. These measures will come into effect on 1st April this year and are part of the regulator’s efforts to improve outcomes for customers. In our latest whitepaper, we […]

Epoq Legal and ZICO Partner to Deliver Technology-Enabled Legal Services to the ASEAN Region

London, 21st February 2017 – Epoq Legal, a leading provider of document automation systems recently announced a partnership with Singapore-headquartered multidisciplinary professional service provider, ZICO Holdings Inc. (ZICO) to develop online legal services in the ASEAN region. Legal services will be delivered via ZICO’s newly established subsidiary, ShakeUp Online Sdn. Bhd. (ShakeUp), which will provide […]

How valuable are added benefits on protection policies?

Epoq’s Dave Jones explains why added value benefits on protection policies matter. This article first appeared on the Cover Magazine website in April 2016. Imagine you’re driving alone at night in a downpour. The engine splutters and gasps its last and you pull over into a lay-by. You’re not mechanically minded and the conditions mean […]

Whitepaper: Creating value for insurance customers

Insurers in the UK have been under the scrutiny of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), which is looking to create more effective competition in the market and better outcomes for consumers. At the same time, insurance customers are often disengaged and disloyal, increasingly shopping around and switching to a cheaper provider. How can insurers address […]

How can IFAs use legal services to build stronger relationships with their clients?

Trusts, Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs) provide important additions to many financial products and services. However, it is often a challenge for financial advisers to provide these and other documents to a high standard, whilst maintaining control of their client relationships and protecting their reputation Now, through Epoq IFAs can provide their clients […]

How legal services can empower change in the protection market

Financial services and legal services are often inextricably linked at important life events, such as getting married, setting up home, having children, getting divorced, or buying or selling a property. These are all points at which individuals might review their life and other protection covers and times when insurers can provide customers with connected services […]

15 reasons to give SMEs online access to legal services

1.     “Great service. Enabling our company to produce great employment contracts that protected our business and clarified our employer, employee relationship. Thanks” 2.    “The site allows me to run my small enterprise without falling foul of the company’s legal obligations. Superb service and very highly recommended to others.” 3.    “Brilliant, Just saved me £100’s […]