Law of Legal Services

Edited by: John Gould

This is a major new work covering the law relating to the provision of legal services in the UK. With contributions by leading experts in the field with extensive first-hand experience of all of the legal issues that affect practice, the result is an authoritative and accessible book that provides real insights into current UK legal issues and the complexities of legal practice. It will help practitioners mitigate the increasing risks faced by practices of all sorts, examining important issues, such as: authorization, including Alternative Business Structures * codes, misconduct, and regulatory action * the obligations to clients, including contractual terms, negligence, and the Ombudsman * compliance, including COLPs, COFAs, and anti-money laundering * protecting goodwill, including restrictive covenants and electronic media. Law of Legal Services will be a key reference work and will provide a ready answer to the many UK legal issues that crop up in modern practice. It will also provide, for anyone involved in the management of legal practices, essential knowledge of the legal risks they face. [Subject: Legal Profession]

Publication Date: 10/31/2015
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9781846619359