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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.
In this podcast, Michelle Bramley talks about bribery and corruption and what is being done domestically and internationally to tackle it.
The Law Society has said that the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal should retain the criminal standard of proof in response to a SDT consultation.
The Law Society has published its response to the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal's consultation.
Greater clarity on the process for reporting misconduct that is appropriate for law firms of all sizes is essential to ensuring that serious cases are dealt with quickly, the Law Society of England and Wales has said.
The Law Society has published its response to the SRA's Reporting Concerns consultation.
Law firms face a tight turnaround to publish price and service information for consumers and small businesses, the Law Society of England and Wales warned today.
Read the Law Society's annual surveys of solicitor's renewal experiences to ascertain areas of difficulty and analyse market trends.
This practice note outlines the regulatory requirements to consider when setting up your practice.
Advice on responding to law enforcement agencies seeking access to client files to investigate financial crime.
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Join us to explore the ethical obligations of lawyers during major events such as the Grenfell Tower disaster and terrorist attacks.