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Careless talk can cost a severe sanction (Khan v Bar Standards Board)

Careless talk can cost a severe sanction (Khan v Bar Standards Board)
Published on: 07 September 2018
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Careless talk can cost a severe sanction (Khan v Bar Standards Board)
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Article summary

Corporate Crime analysis: Did the appellant’s behaviour amount to professional misconduct, or was his behaviour nothing more than an exercise in ‘robing room gossip’ or ‘barrister tittle-tattle’? Marc Beaumont, barrister and FCIArb member, of Windsor Chambers and No 8 Chambers in Birmingham, who represented the appellant, looks at the right to freedom of speech and privacy of correspondence vis-à-vis considerations of confidentiality. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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