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The conveyancing protocol is the Law Society’s preferred practice for residential conveyancing transactions. Members of the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme are expected to follow the procedures for all freehold and leasehold conveyancing procedures.
The CON29M is a legal form that provides reports on coal mining information for conveyancing.
I act for clients in a conveyancing matter. The official copies show a charge in favour of the Law Society. Whom do I contact to get this discharged?
This practice note highlights some of the risks associated with house competitions in relation to illegal lotteries, fraud and money laundering.
We have prepared an interim informative and case summary following the Court of Appeal's judgment in Dreamvar.
The Law Society Housing Law Committee has responded to the Welsh Government's consultation on the Regulations relating to safeguarding property in abandoned dwellings under the Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016.
The Law Society Housing Law Committee has responded to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government's consultation on strengthening consumer redress in the housing market.
This practice note provides examples of how you can communicate all of the information required to your clients in a clear and effective manner.
Updated in May 2018, guidance notes for the CON29M Coal Mining Search - the industry leading report for the conveyancing market - are available to download.
From 1 June 2018 you will no longer be able to make a search relating to Cheshire brine or salt through the Coal Authority.
The Law Society Conveyancing Protocol sets out the Society's preferred practice in residential conveyancing transactions of freehold and leasehold property
From the Property Section: John de Waal QC reveals tips on how to avoid risk in conveyancing.
From the Property Section: Brexit and property investment
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Awarded to law firms that meet the required standards of technical expertise and client service in conveyancing with its CQS accreditation. Look out for it on Find a Solicitor search results.
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Useful specimen documents and forms for conveyancers.
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The committee reviews and promotes improvements in all branches of land law, conveyancing procedure and other related matters.
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