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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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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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Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Albania; Australia; Austria; Belgium; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Brazil;...
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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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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
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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This Practice Note sets out when organisations must appoint a nominated officer, the duties of the nominated officer and practical steps nominated...
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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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15th Jan
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The SRA Glossary defines an undertaking as:•a statement, given orally or in writing, whether or not it includes the word ‘undertake’ or...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Steel of Augury Consulting Limited 8th Jan
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The SRA Standards and Regulations 2019, in force from 25 November 2019, introduce a new method of practising: the freelance solicitor.This Practice...
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17th Dec
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The SRA Code of Conduct for Firms imposes an obligation on the firm to comply with all undertakings given by the firm within an agreed timescale—or if...
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7th Dec
Practice notes
What is an undertaking?An undertaking is:•a statement, given orally or in writing, whether or not it includes the word ‘undertake’ or ‘undertaking’•to...
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7th Dec
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The SRA Glossary defines an undertaking as:•a statement, given orally or in writing, whether or not it includes the word ‘undertake’ or...
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7th Dec
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The SRA Glossary defines an undertaking as:•a statement, given orally or in writing, whether or not it includes the word ‘undertake’ or...
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7th Dec
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There is no specific reference in the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) Code of Conduct to undertakings. However, the institute’s...
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7th Dec
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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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7th Dec
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From the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA) perspective, an undertaking is:•a statement, given orally or in writing, whether or not it includes...
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7th Dec
Practice notes
What is an undertaking? An undertaking is:•a statement, given orally or in writing (whether or not it includes the word 'undertake' or...
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7th Dec
Precedents
A: General informationDate of annual reviewPerson(s) conducting annual reviewB: Data1Rolling dataCriteriaIn the last [insert period, eg quarter]In the...
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7th Dec
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A: General informationDate of reviewPerson(s) conducting reviewB: Data1Rolling dataCriteriaIn the last [insert period, eg quarter]In the last 12...
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7th Dec
Precedents
Please click for an Excel version of this register.This register is intended to record non-routine un...
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7th Dec
Precedents
1Policy statement1.1It is the policy of [firm name] (‘the firm’) to conduct its business in compliance with the highest professional standards. We are...
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7th Dec
Precedents
1Policy statement1.1It is the policy of [firm name] (‘the firm’) to conduct its business in compliance with the highest professional standards. We are...
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7th Dec
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains:•what powers the court has to enforce undertakings•when it is likely to exercise those powersBreach of an undertaking is...
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7th Dec
Q&As
We would refer you to Practice Note: Client care 2019—law firms, in particular the section 'Accepting and refusing instructions and ceasing to act'....
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3rd Nov

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