The Law Society has been monitoring developments since the implementation of the SRA's new outcomes-focused approach (OFR) to regulation in October 2011. OFR is a move away from a rules-based approach and instead focuses on high-level outcomes governing practice and quality of outcomes for clients.
Information on the SRA's regulatory requirements can be found here:
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