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Lacking Integrity - The Waters Re-Muddied in Adetoye v The Solicitors Regulation Authority

After Wingate v SRA [2018] EWCA Civ 366 it was thought that Lord Justice Jackson had brought some...

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Sastry v General Medical Council [2019] EWHC 390 (Admin)

Dr Sastry faced allegations relating to his treatment of Patient A when he was working as a...

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Blakely v GMC [2019] EWHC 905: Deny, Deny, Deny (But Try to Show Insight)

Everyone who practises in professional discipline faces the problem of how a registrant can...

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Case Commentary: Maguire [2019] EWHC 1232 (Admin);

The Applicability of Parkinson in a DOLS case Introduction In this Judicial Review the High...

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R (Maughan) v Senior Coroner for Oxfordshire [2019] EWCA Civ 809:

Suicide, Unlawful Killing and the Standard of Proof During the inquest into the death of Mr...

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Faltec Europe Ltd v Health and Safety Executive [2019] EWCA Crim 520

Faltec is a car part manufacturer, employing around 550 people, and located in a well-populated...

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Government Consultation on Legal Aid for Families at Inquests

Introduction  The availability of legal aid for bereaved families in inquests is a hotly debated...

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Andrew Left v Securities & Futures Commission & Market Misconduct Tribunal

A Tale of Expansive Interpretation & Criminal Law in Financial Market Misconduct[1] ...

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EL KAROUT and NMC, [2019] EWHC 28 (Admin)

The Critical Distinction Between Weight and Admissibility of Hearsay Evidence In a recent...

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The Campaign Against Anti-Semitism v DPP

Introduction The recent case of Campaign Against Anti-Semitism v DPP [2019] EWHC 9 (Admin) provides...

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Government Consultation on Legal Aid for Families at Inquests

Introduction  The availability of legal aid for bereaved families in inquests is a hotly debated...

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Andrew Left v Securities & Futures Commission & Market Misconduct Tribunal

A Tale of Expansive Interpretation & Criminal Law in Financial Market Misconduct[1] ...

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EL KAROUT and NMC, [2019] EWHC 28 (Admin)

The Critical Distinction Between Weight and Admissibility of Hearsay Evidence In a recent...

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Do I Have to Disclose Historic Convictions?

In the matter of an application by Gallagher for Judicial Review (Northern Ireland); R (on the...

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Judging by Appearances

Introduction Mr Maitland-Hudson faced allegations of high level dishonesty. Following a long and...

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The Bar Council 2018 Law Reform Essay Competition: Not a Silver Bullet… but a Bullet Nonetheless

Ending the ban on the use of intercept material in criminal proceedings First Six Pupil Amy...

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No More ‘Manna Found on the Desert Floor’ for Insiders: The s. 271(3) Defence Revisited

In SFC v. Yiu Hoi Ying Charles, Wong Nam Marian and the Market Misconduct Tribunal [2018] HKCFA 44,...

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Frozen Assets, Third Party Rights and Disclosure

The SFC and CPSL Litigation On 29 June 2018 the Court of Appeal (Cheung, Yuen and Kwan JJA)...

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Achieving Sea-Change: Criminal Disclosure Failures

Too little, too late? As the CPS publishes its disclosure review, Narita Bahra and Fiona...

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Reasonable Excuse for Non-Compliance with Self-Assessment (Perrin v HMRC)

Private Client analysis: The case of Perrin v HMRC was the first opportunity the Upper Tribunal (UT)...

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Hong Kong Newsflash: Trade Sanctions and Export Licensing

On 8th May 2018, the Hong Kong government issued Strategic Trade Controls Circular No. 6/2018...

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Suspension or erasure? High Court rules in professional misconduct case (General Medical Council v Stone)

Grace Forbes contributes to Lexis Nexis' 'Corporate Crime Analysis' Corporate Crime analysis:...

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Final Closing Speech

Jackie Samuel retired from Chambers after a successful career panning over 45 years at the Bar....

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Achieving Sea-Change: Criminal Disclosure Failures

Too little, too late? As the CPS publishes its disclosure review, Narita Bahra and Fiona...

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HMICFRS Report Criticises Response to Modern Day Slavery

This month Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (‘HMICFRS)...

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Representation in section 2 CJA 1987 interviews

The Law Society yesterday issued new guidance in relation to the presence of an interviewee’s...

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Conclusion of the Hong Kong anti-money laundering consultation confirms commitment to extending enforcement 

A TEMPERATURE RISE IN ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATION In recent months there has been a steady...

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Driving to Distraction

The penalty handed to drivers caught using a mobile phone whilst driving doubled last week to an...

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Developments in Deferred Prosecution Agreements

On 8th July Leveson LJ approved an application by the Serious Fraud Office for a Deferred...

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Do Tom Hayes’ confiscation proceedings reveal a softening approach towards defendants by the Courts?

Former UBS and Citi Bank trader Tom Hayes, the only person to be found guilty in the UK of trying to...

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Changes to the Criminal Procedure Rules

On Monday 4th April 2016 the Criminal Procedure Rules 2015 will be amended by the Criminal Procedure...

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Sentencing for Robbery

On 28 January 2016 the Sentencing Council published the new Definitive Guidelines for offences of...

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Disclosure in Document Heavy Cases & Abuse of Process

On 21 December 2015 the Court of Appeal released a series of extracts from their judgment in R. v....

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SRA Developments in 2019

2019 has seen the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) taking an increasingly assertive approach...

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Lacking Integrity - The Waters Re-Muddied in Adetoye v The Solicitors Regulation Authority

After Wingate v SRA [2018] EWCA Civ 366 it was thought that Lord Justice Jackson had brought some...

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Sastry v General Medical Council [2019] EWHC 390 (Admin)

Dr Sastry faced allegations relating to his treatment of Patient A when he was working as a...

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Blakely v GMC [2019] EWHC 905: Deny, Deny, Deny (But Try to Show Insight)

Everyone who practises in professional discipline faces the problem of how a registrant can...

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Case Commentary: Maguire [2019] EWHC 1232 (Admin);

The Applicability of Parkinson in a DOLS case Introduction In this Judicial Review the High...

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R (Maughan) v Senior Coroner for Oxfordshire [2019] EWCA Civ 809:

Suicide, Unlawful Killing and the Standard of Proof During the inquest into the death of Mr...

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Faltec Europe Ltd v Health and Safety Executive [2019] EWCA Crim 520

Faltec is a car part manufacturer, employing around 550 people, and located in a well-populated...

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The Campaign Against Anti-Semitism v DPP

Introduction The recent case of Campaign Against Anti-Semitism v DPP [2019] EWHC 9 (Admin) provides...

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Jurisdiction: Substantial Measures and Relevant Events

As readers will doubtless recall, in R. (on the application of Kay) v Leeds Magistrates’ Court...

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The Man Who Wasn’t There: Private Prosecutions, Extradition and Interpol

One of the factors that any private prosecutor should consider is the whereabouts of any prospective...

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