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Law firms to face increasing scrutiny from the SRA for money laundering compliance

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 16 2014

Law firms are the latest sector to face scrutiny in the crackdown on money laundering. The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has launched a new

Missouri Supreme Court strikes down state’s punitive damages cap as applied to common-law causes of action

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 15 2014

Last week, in Lewellen v. Franklin, the Missouri Supreme Court sharply restricted the reach of the State's punitive damages cap statute, which limits

Delaware Supreme Court adopts fiduciary exception to attorney-client privilege

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 15 2014

The Delaware Supreme Court has issued a decision that may affect how US corporations conduct investigations and communicate with their attorneys

Seller beware! The buyer may use your own privileged documents against you in a court of law

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • September 12 2014

The law of evidence in Quebec draws heavily on common law. Case law from courts in the rest of Canada and in the United States relating to

Undeclared offshore income

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 12 2014

On 11 September, the European Union officially confirmed a further round of economic sanctions against Russia in response to the continued crisis in

Arizona adopts fiduciary exception to attorney-client privilege

  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 11 2014

When a trustee gets legal advice, can the trustee shield from the trust beneficiaries the communications between the trustee and the lawyers? That's

Missouri Court of Appeals reverses punitive award because of erroneous instructions

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 11 2014

In a prior post, And Frey and I discussed the concern expressed by some defense lawyers that jurors in a bifurcated trial might bake punitive damages

Telling it like it is

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 11 2014

The Eleventh Circuit's recent decision in In re Engle Cases, ___ F.3d ___, 2014 WL 4435893 (11th Cir. Sept 10, 2014), although involving cigarettes

Facing an allegation of domestic abuse on relationship breakdown

  • Kingsley Napley
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 11 2014

As reported in The Guardian earlier this year, official crime figures for England and Wales reveal that more than 1.1 million women (7) and 720,000

Lasting Powers of Attorney - traditional signatures are here to stay

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 11 2014

Regular readers of our Private Client blog may recall Sarah Playforth's post in January on Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA). In this, she discussed