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Solicitors' Conduct Webinar Series

Bossing the rules: Boot camp

Duration: 1hr

Event type: Webinar

Provided by: RPC

Session 1
The rules and how to avoid breaching them

Thursday 9 July 2020, 11.30am - 12.30pm

  • Truth or consequences? How to act with integrity and avoid misleading others
  • Climbing out of the negligence pit: How to fix the consequences of your mistakes without upsetting clients or regulators 
  • How are solicitors' private lives regulated?

Speakers: Graham Reid, Michelle Dean and Aimee Talbot 

Session 2
How solicitors’ firms can comply with their financial management obligations during times of financial distress and opportunity

Thursday 16 July 2020, 11.30am - 12.30pm

Speakers: To be confirmed

Session 3
The sharp end: what to do when things go wrong

Thursday 23 July 2020, 11.30am - 12.30pm

  • The duty to report misconduct 
  • Settling misconduct allegations
  • The SRA’s decision to commence disciplinary proceedings: Can minds ever be changed?
  • Lessons from inside the Tribunal: new SDT procedures and sanctions guidance 

Speakers:  Michelle Dean, Thelma Ainsworth, Aimee Talbot

Location: Past event