The following Corporate Crime practice note produced in partnership with Paul Renteurs of 2 Hare Court provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak. In particular, the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) (Coronavirus) (Amendment) Rules Order of Council, SI 2021/27 amends the HCPC (Investigating Committee) (Procedure) Rules Order of Council 2003, SI 2003/1574, the HCPC (Conduct and Competence Committee) (Procedure) Rules Order of Council 2003, SI 2003/1575, and the HCPC (Health Committee) (Procedure) Rules Order of Council 2003, SI 2003/1576 to enable notices to be sent by email and to allow for hearings to be held by audio or video conference. For updates on coronavirus key developments and related practical guidance on the implications for lawyers, see: Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the criminal justice system—overview and Coronavirus (COVID-19) toolkit.
This Practice Note explains the main fitness to practise hearing before the Health and Care Professions Tribunal (HCPT). It deals with preparation for the main hearing, admissibility of evidence, public or private hearings, vulnerable witnesses, submissions of no case to answer and the order of proceedings. Note that the regulation of social workers in England transferred from the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) to Social Work England on 2 December 2019, see: LNB
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Commercial Property Standard Enquiries (CPSEs) are industry standard pre-contract enquiries used in commercial property transactions. CPSEs are endorsed by the British Property Federation and are free to use. The CPSEs include specific environmental enquiries at enquiry 15 and there are several
Subrogation in insurance and reinsuranceWhat is the right of subrogation?In the context of insurance and reinsurance, the right of subrogation entitles an insurer or reinsurer, having indemnified the (re)insured, to ‘step into its shoes’ to bring an action in the (re)insured’s name. For the purpose
Private nuisancePrivate nuisance is an unlawful interference with a person's use or enjoyment of land or some right over or in connection with it. Interference must be unreasonable, and may be caused, eg by water, smoke, smell, fumes, gas, noise, heat or vibrations. Where the defendant has not
Escrow accounts and escrow agreementsThis Practice Note examines why parties involved in a construction project may enter into an escrow agreement (or escrow deed) to set up an escrow account. It looks at the benefits of paying funds into escrow, how an escrow account operates and the provisions
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