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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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9th Nov
Precedents
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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9th Nov
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This Practice Note lists high-risk third countries identified by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), HM Treasury and the European Commission as...
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9th Nov
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The purpose of this Practice Note is to provide a general understanding of the offences under section 1, 2 and 6 of the Bribery Act 2010 (BA 2010). It...
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Produced in partnership with Joanne Kane of Carmelite Chambers 12th Jan
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An undertaking is a commitment by a solicitor to do something. It can be enforced against the solicitor by the courts. Failure to comply with an...
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9th Nov
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Facilitating the performance of a duty by public officialsFacilitation payments, also known as facilitating or grease payments, are generally small...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Furlong of Carmelite Chambers 12th Jan

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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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5th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note contrasts the requirements in the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA’s) 2011 and 2019 regimes in relation to the duties of...
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5th May
Practice notes
The SRA Codes of Conduct (the SRA Code for Solicitors, RELs and RFLs (Code for Solicitors) and the SRA Code for Firms) refer to two types of conflict...
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5th May
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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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5th May
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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5th May
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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5th May
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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5th May
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 5th May
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 5th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note contrasts the requirements in the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA’s) 2011 and 2019 regimes in relation to conflicts of...
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5th May
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 5th May
Practice notes
Conflicts of interest can cause difficult and serious problems for solicitors and law firms, both from a compliance point of view and in your client...
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5th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note covers considerations where the firm wishes to act for one of its own partners or employees, where an individual lawyer wishes to...
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5th May
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 5th May
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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5th May
Practice notes
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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30th Apr
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Duty of confidentialityProtection of confidential information is fundamental to your relationship with clients, both as a matter of law and as a...
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22nd Apr
Practice notes
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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15th Apr
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 9th Apr
Practice notes
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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8th Apr

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