Compliance with money laundering obligations is one of the greatest challenges for solicitors in the UK today.
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Topics include the Criminal Finances Bill, 4MLD consultation and NCA consent/DAML issues and guidance.
A summary of recent decisions from the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal which involved breaches of anti-money laundering requirements.
Money launderers who made the news this month.
Does the Law Society recommend any electronic verification companies for anti-money laundering purposes?
The Law Society has responded to the HM Treasury consultation on the transposition of the Fourth Money Laundering Directive
Government decision to retain anti-money laundering (AML) consent regime.
We have raised concerns about ABI's allegation of solicitor involvement in the rise of fraudulent insurance claims.
Money launderers that made the news in August.
Commentary on the implications of Brexit on AML policy, the response to the government's CFT action plan consultation and the latest from Brussels.
Our latest advice and tips for new money laundering reporting officers.
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