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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
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
Precedents
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
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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9th Nov
Practice notes
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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Q&As
A solicitor may charge the client a fixed fee for setting up the Conditional Fee Agreement (CFA). They may also agree that the solicitor will submit...
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6th Nov
Precedents
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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26th Oct
Precedents
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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26th Oct
Precedents
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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26th Oct
Precedents
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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23rd Oct
Precedents
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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23rd Oct
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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23rd Oct
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains how the conditional fee regime operates for personal injury and clinical negligence matters including:•what a CFA is•the...
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23rd Oct
Q&As
It is necessary to look at the wording of the Damages-Based Agreements Regulations 2013, SI 2013/609.Damages-Based Agreements Regulations 2013, SI...
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28th Sep
Q&As
From 13 June 2014, the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 replace the Consumer Protection...
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28th Sep
Q&As
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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28th Sep
Q&As
On 1 April 2013 many of the provisions of the Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (LASPO 2012) came into force. The effects of...
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Produced in partnership with Alex Bagnall of Total Legal Solutions 28th Sep
Q&As
We do not currently hold a Precedent damages based agreement (DBA) on Lexis®PSL. We have looked at providing Precedent DBAs, but we have a number of...
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28th Sep
Q&As
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 28th Sep
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 28th Sep
Q&As
Following the reforms in sections 44–48 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (LASPO 2012), which amended section 58 of...
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28th Sep
Q&As
What is a CFA?A conditional fee agreements (CFA) is a type of funding agreement which is more commonly referred to as a ‘no win no fee’ agreement....
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Produced in partnership with Alex Bagnall of Total Legal Solutions 28th Sep
Q&As
The general position is that CFAs entered into prior to 1 April 2013 are covered by transitional arrangements, as set out in CPR 48.1. These provide...
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28th Sep
Q&As
Whether you need to do anything will depend on the date you entered into the conditional fee agreement (CFA).CFAs entered into from 1 April 2013...
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28th Sep
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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28th Sep

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