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    Mortgage fraud

    This practice note highlights the warning signs of mortgage fraud and outlines how you can protect yourself and your firm from being used to commit fraud.

    13 January 2020
    Practice note


    Outsourcing is a growing area in legal service delivery. This practice note gives an overview of outsourcing and the regulatory requirements you need to consider.

    29 November 2019
    Practice notes

    In-house practice: regulatory requirements

    This practice note has detailed advice on the SRA Standards and Regulations 2019 requirements that apply to in-house practice.

    26 November 2019
    Practice notes

    Bribery Act 2010

    This practice note explains the provisions of the act and provides information on the procedures that firms can put in place to prevent bribery being carried out on their behalf and to avail themselves of the statutory defence.

    25 November 2019
    Practice note

    Use of investigatory powers

    This practice note seeks to clarify the position relating to the circumstances in which you must provide documents or attend an interview during an SRA investigation, and your rights therein.

    25 November 2019
    Practice note

    Raising concerns and whistleblowing - guidance for staff

    This practice note explains your professional and regulatory obligations to raise concerns about the actions of your pracctice.

    22 November 2019
    Practice note

    Pro bono guide for in-house solicitors and legal teams

    Information and guidance for in-house solicitors who want to develop pro bono work within their organisations.

    5 November 2019

    Become a Law Society contributor

    We're looking for paid contributors to write or review digital education content for our new digital learning environment.

    20 August 2019

    All by myself: how I came to be a sole counsel

    Bhavisha Mistry is general counsel at Mawdsleys and vice-chair of the Law Society's In-house Division. 

    20 May 2019

    In-house legal teams breathe sigh of relief

    The threat of dual regulation for in-house legal teams has receded, the Law Society of England and Wales said today.

    24 January 2019
    Press release
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