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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
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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
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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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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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1Our contract with you1.1These Terms of Business (as updated from time to time) apply to all work we do on your behalf. It is an important...
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24th Feb
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1Legal costs1.1There are [two OR three] main elements to the legal costs of [insert brief description of services, eg obtaining a grant of probate and...
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19th Jan
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1Legal costs1.1There are [two OR three] main elements to the legal costs of [insert brief description of services, eg obtaining a grant of probate and...
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19th Jan
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This Practice Note provides guidance on the most common types of funding. It is not the intention to give a full explanation of the legal and...
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15th Jan
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You must treat clients fairly and ensure you achieve this outcome in all your dealings regarding costs. This practice note explains the regulatory...
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15th Jan
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From 6 December 2018, law firms must publish information on their website on the prices they charge and what these cover. This does not apply to all...
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15th Jan
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Purchase of a freehold residential propertyOur fees cover all of the work required to complete the purchase of your new home, including dealing with...
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15th Jan
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Purchase of a leasehold residential propertyOur fees* cover all of the work required to complete the purchase of your new home, including dealing with...
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15th Jan
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Applying for the grant, collecting and distributing the assetsWe anticipate this will take between [insert minimum hours] and [insert maximum hours]...
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15th Jan
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Hourly rate: £[insert rate]On average, this type of works takes [insert range of hours] hours to complete. This means that on average costs are...
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15th Jan
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Dear [Insert client’s name]Re [describe matter]Thank you for your instructions to act on your behalf in connection with [describe matter]. This...
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14th Jan
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You must ensure clients receive the best possible information about:•how their matter will be priced and•the likely overall cost of the matter and any...
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Failure to provide adequate costs estimates is one of the most common causes of client complaints and disciplinary action by the Solicitors Regulation...
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7th Dec
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This Practice Note contrasts the requirements in the SRA’s 2011 and 2019 regimes in relation to introductions and instructions to third parties. For...
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7th Dec
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Practice Note: Price and service transparency—law firms sets out the categories of commercial work caught by the SRA Transparency Rules, as shown...
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7th Dec
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ProbateWe can help you through this difficult process by obtaining the Grant of Probate on your behalf. We will also undertake the collecting and...
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7th Dec
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Drink driving offence, guilty plea—fixed fee £[insert fee]Fee includes:•two hours attendance/preparation;—considering evidence;—taking your...
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7th Dec
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Fixed fee example for an application for a new premises licence (simple application)Fixed fee of £[insert fee] (including VAT but excluding...
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7th Dec
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Court claimsThese costs apply where your claim is in relation to an unpaid invoice which is not disputed and enforcement action is not needed. If the...
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7th Dec
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Our pricing for bringing and defending claims for unfair or wrongful dismissalSimple case: £[insert range] (excluding VAT)Medium complexity case:...
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7th Dec

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