Archives: Conduct, practice and risk management

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Ethics – personal responsibility

April 2021 | Conduct, practice and risk management

We reported in our November 2019 edition (p3) on the SRA’s distinction in the 2019 Principles between ‘honesty’ and ‘integrity‘. Some recent results of disciplinary actions against lawyers and a comment by the CLC mean it is probably a good time for regulated lawyers to remember the personal responsibility that they take on when they …

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CLC – risk agenda

March 2021 | Conduct, practice and risk management

The Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC) has produced its first risk agenda. The themes arising are worthy of note for all conveyancers, not just those regulated by the CLC. We will return to other outcomes in future editions. Source of funds and wealth The CLC found that firms have different interpretations of what should be …

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