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Lost chances à la Moda

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 04.06.2019 Read more
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What’s gone wrong with putting things right?

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 21.05.2019 Read more
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Judge makes alarming comments about validity of standstill agreements in Inheritance Act claims

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 12.03.2019 Read more
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Law Society introduces new Code for Completion by Post

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 04.03.2019 Read more
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Supreme Court Refuses to allow a Claim against Lawyers for Loss of a Dishonest Claim

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 13.02.2019 Read more
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SAAMCo and BPE re-affirmed: the proper approach to loss in professional negligence cases

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 31.01.2019 Read more
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Four UK financial crime compliance predictions for 2019

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 15.01.2019 Read more
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Four UK white collar crime predictions for 2019

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks

Published by Sam Tate, Partner and more.

The coming year presents itself as particularly unpredictable for white collar crime enforcement in the UK, given the shadow of Brexit, changes of staff at the SFO and a series of long-standing cases due for resolution. Nostradamus would struggle, but, nevertheless, here is RPC's forecast of what to expect in 2019.

08.01.2019 Read more
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LSB approves SRA’s revolution in legal services regulation

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 07.11.2018 Read more
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Court of Appeal enforces fraudster’s claim against lawyers

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks

Published by Nick Bird, Partner

In Stoffel & Co v Maria Grondona the Court of Appeal applied Lord Toulson’s judgment in Patel v Mirza to permit a fraudulent mortgagor to enforce her claim against her conveyancing solicitors. There may though be stronger grounds for the defence in other claims against professionals.

08.10.2018 Read more