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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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9th Nov
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
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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9th Nov
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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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9th Nov
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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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9th Nov
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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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9th Nov

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A: General informationMatter referenceClient nameDate of cause of actionType of claim[Insert, eg contract dispute, commercial litigation]Brief...
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19th Mar
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains how the damages-based agreement (DBA) regime operates for general litigation or advocacy matters, including:•how DBAs...
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25th Feb
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This Practice Note explains how the damages-based agreement (DBA) regime operates, including: •how DBAs operate•the impact of the indemnity principle...
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25th Feb
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This Practice Note explains how the damages-based agreement (DBA) regime operates including:•how DBAs work•the impact of the indemnity principle on...
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25th Feb
Q&As
What is a DCFA?Most lawyers will be familiar with a ‘pure’ CFA, often referred to as a ‘no win, no fee’ agreement. When acting under a pure CFA, a...
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Produced in partnership with Alex Bagnall of Total Legal Solutions 15th Feb
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Section 56(4) of the Solicitors Act 1974 (SA 1974) stipulates that in respect of non-contentious business, solicitors should be remunerated:•by a...
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Produced in partnership with Gilles Ward of DG Legal 15th Feb
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The implementation of the Jackson Reforms in 2013 introduced significant changes to litigation funding and management. The Legal Aid, Sentencing and...
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15th Feb
Precedents
This Agreement is made on [insert date]Parties1[insert name of Firm], the solicitors of [insert address] (the Firm)2You [insert name of Client] of...
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14th Feb
Q&As
Legal expenses policies are governed by The Insurance Companies (Legal Expenses Insurance) Regulations 1990. These regulations address the freedom to...
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11th Feb
Practice notes
From 13 June 2014, the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 replace the Consumer Protection...
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15th Jan
Practice notes
This table summarises the following information for different types of claim funded by way of a conditional fee agreement:•the maximum success fee you...
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15th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains how the conditional fee regime operates after 1 April 2013, including:•what a conditional fee agreement (CFA) is•the...
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15th Jan
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CFA in privacy or insolvency proceedingsWe have discussed various options for funding your costs, such as:•legal expense insurance, eg under your...
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13th Jan
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This Practice Note explains how the damages-based agreement (DBA) regime operates for employment tribunal matters, including: •how DBAs...
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12th Jan
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Standard DBA (personal injury and clinical negligence)We have discussed various options for funding your costs, such as:•legal expense insurance, eg...
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12th Jan
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Standard CFA (success fee and costs insurance premium not recoverable inter partes)We have discussed various options for funding your costs, such...
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12th Jan
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Standard DBA (employment tribunal)We have discussed various options for funding your costs, such as:•legal expense insurance, eg under your house or...
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12th Jan
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Standard CFA (success fee and costs insurance premium not recoverable inter partes)We have discussed various options for funding your costs, such...
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12th Jan
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CFA in diffuse mesothelioma proceedingsWe have discussed various options for funding your costs, such as:•legal expense insurance, eg under your house...
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12th Jan
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Standard DBA (general litigation or advocacy)We have discussed various options for funding your costs, such as:•legal expense insurance, eg under your...
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12th Jan

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