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1DefinitionsModern Slavery Policy•means the Customer's anti-slavery and human trafficking policy as set out in Schedule [insert] as updated by the...
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Source of funds and wealth was a key focus of the SRA’s Preventing Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism thematic review, published in March...
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law, which is an entirely new legal concept introduced to UK domestic law in preparation...
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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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Precedents
How to use this testThese questions are designed to test your understanding after your attendance at our training on avoiding bribery and...
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The compliance officer for legal practice (COLP) sits at the heart of the firm's regulatory arrangements. This does not mean that the firm and its...
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This Practice Note looks at privilege and confidential information in the context of a client-solicitor relationship where that solicitor-client...
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18th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers legal professional privilege (LPP), which is made up of legal advice privilege and litigation privilege. It considers the...
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18th Jan
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This Practice Note looks at the status and use of confidential information in civil proceedings including what confidential information is, how to...
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18th Jan
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This Practice Note looks at loss of privilege in civil litigation in the context of legal professional privilege (LPP) and in particular considers the...
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18th Jan
Practice notes
Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU has implications for practitioners considering disclosure of mediation documents. For guidance, see Practice...
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18th Jan
Practice notes
There are two types of conflict: own interest conflicts and client conflicts of interest. This Practice Note explains when you can act if there is or...
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15th Jan
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There are two types of conflict: own interest conflicts (sometimes called solicitor-client conflicts) and client conflicts of interest. This Practice...
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15th Jan
Practice notes
Protection of confidential information is fundamental to your relationship with clients, both as a matter of law and as a matter of conduct. This duty...
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15th Jan
Practice notes
The protection of confidential information is a fundamental feature of the solicitor-client relationship and a core professional principle. Solicitors...
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15th Jan
Practice notes
Protection of confidential information is fundamental to your relationship with clients, both as a matter of law and as a matter of conduct. This duty...
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15th Jan
Practice notes
In any insolvency situation, there are a number of parties involved that require legal advice and, in certain circumstances, parties with common...
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15th Jan
Q&As
What counts as confidential information?Confidential information is information that is (i) confidential in nature, and (ii) disclosed in...
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11th Jan
Practice notes
There are two types of conflict: own interest (sometimes called solicitor-client conflicts) and client conflict. You can never act where there is an...
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Produced in partnership with RadcliffesLeBrasseur 8th Jan
Practice notes
There are two types of conflict: own interest conflicts (sometimes called solicitor-client conflicts) and client conflict. This Practice Note explains...
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Produced in partnership with RadcliffesLeBrasseur 8th Jan
Precedents
This precedent draft memo should be read (and potentially be sent) with the relevant precedent draft letter to your client about disclosure:•Draft...
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Produced in partnership with Mathew Purchase of Matrix Chambers 8th Jan
Practice notes
There are two types of conflict: own interest conflicts (sometimes called solicitor-client conflicts) and client conflicts. You can never act where...
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Produced in partnership with RadcliffesLeBrasseur 8th Jan
Precedents
1Introduction1.1This policy covers three separate situations:1.1.1the firm acting for one of our partners/employees, alone or jointly with an external...
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Produced in partnership with Sarah Mumford 8th Jan
Practice notes
There are two types of conflict: own interest and client conflict. This Practice Note explains when you can act if there is or may be an own interest...
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Produced in partnership with RadcliffesLeBrasseur 8th Jan
Q&As
There is nothing essentially wrong with law firms employing non-lawyers or with law firms engaging with lawyers or non-lawyers to drive clients. The...
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Produced in partnership with Dr David Smith of JMW Solicitors LLP 8th Jan

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