This section covers regulatory, transactional or litigious matters including advising on the Consumer Credit Directive, credit cards and loans, point of sale finance and personal insolvency.
Personal representatives who make a distribution out of the estate of a deceased person to a bankrupt beneficiary may be making the distribution to the wrong person and, if so, will not receive a good receipt.
The Law Society has responded to HM Treasury's consultation on amending the definition of financial advice.
In the first in a series on the key issues concerning solicitors in 2017, Robert Bourns looks at threats to access to justice.
In the largest ever survey of legal needs in England and Wales, more than 8000 people responded to Ipsos-MORI's questions about legal issues.
Commission consultation on geoblocking and other geographically based restrictions when shopping and accessing information in the EU.
The Law Society has responded to the Ministry of Justice proposals to close 91 courts and tribunals in England and Wales.
The Financial Conduct Authority consulted on its proposals for the implementation of the new European Mortgage Credit Directive.
The SRA is proposing that it ceases being a designated professional body in relation to consumer credit activity. Read our response.
Read the Law Society response to the HMRC consultation, examining the transposition of the Directive into UK law, including policy, technical and operational matters.
Feedback from you will help us improve out website. If you would like us to contact you please leave your contact details.
Free and confidential support and advice for Law Society members and employees of law firms. Call us on 020 7320 5675.
Get free help with your research by email, phone or visiting
We have many social media channels for our varied audiences.