When is a trust account required and what are the most common misconceptions and errors;
What are law practices getting wrong with their trust accounts and how to manage the risk;
An analysis of 2,500 errors;
Controlled Money Accounts and
What to expect when your trust records are subject to inspection.
On 12 February 2015 a new version of LPB Form 1 Application for a Local Practising Certificate was approved for use by the Legal Practice Board (Board). The new form is LPB Form 1 version 7. This version replaces LPB Form 1 version 6.
Practitioners and CPD Providers are advised that following an extensive consultation and review of the continuing professional development (CPD) scheme amendments to the Legal Profession Rules have been agreed.
A letter from the Chairperson of the Legal Practice Board, John Syminton, providing information on the increase in practising certificate fees for 2015-2016.
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