Risk and compliance

De Vita Platt Solicitors

SRA closes firm ahead of prosecutions

19 January 2018By

Intervention to protect interests of North Lincolnshire practice’s clients.


Tribunal adjourns hearing into City solicitor

19 January 2018By

Alexis Maitland Hudson granted time to present medical evidence to SDT.


Accountancy body granted right to carry out probate work

19 January 2018By

Association of Chartered Certified Accounts hails ‘important development’.


Bar scathing over need for new AML quango

15 January 2018By

‘Little jusification’ to ask barristers to part-fund Office for Professional Body Anti-Money Laundering Supervision.

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John Hyde byline

Junior lawyer deserved compassion, but we can never get comfortable with dishonesty

11 January 2018By

The profession must be careful about accepting different degrees of dishonesty.

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Beauty contest cancelled

4 December 2017

Bar regulator has handed over a welcome Christmas present.

David Barton byline

Locke Lord: a lesson in deterrence

16 November 2017By David Barton

Record-setting judgment provides a valuable insight into the agreed outcome procedure.

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Wet signatures protect against fraud and abuse

15 November 2017By James Ward

Let’s make lasting powers of attorney easier - but we must be mindful of the risks involved.

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