Solicitors' Negligence and Liability
The new third edition of this popular title provides a comprehensive guide to all aspects of UK solicitors' negligence, liability in equity, and wasted costs. Written by practitioners for practitioners, the book deals with a variety of topics, from general principles to specific situations, and is a handy and practical guide to the procedural aspects of bringing and defending a claim for solicitors' negligence in the UK. It includes important coverage of insurance issues, regulatory issues, disciplinary regulation of solicitors, coverage of the Solicitors' Regulation Authority's new code of conduct governing the profession, and the introduction of the new role of the UK's Compliance Officer for Legal Practice, a new requirement for all solicitor firms.
Publication Date: 1/1/2013