Professional Ethics and Regulation in UK Law

  • Law Society offers professional helpline
    • LexBlog United Kingdom
    • 2008/06/03
    The UK Law Society is now offering solicitors professional help by email and fax. From the Law Society announcement: The Law Society helplines provide advice, support and access to pastoral care fo...
    ...... can also assist with questions about the anti-money laundering regulations. Lines are open from 0900 to 1700, Monday to Friday. Library – 0870 606 ...Other helplines Ethics helpline – 0870 606 2577 The Solicitors Regulation Authority provides ......
  • Non-Disclosure Agreements: Ethics And Enforceability
    • Mondaq UK
    • 2018/08/20
    ...... disclosures of certain information, including in relation to professional misconduct - such as sexual harassment towards employees or clients - or ... should be held to account, and asks that the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board - the bodies regulating the legal ......
  • Changing Codes of Conduct
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    • Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE)
    • 2019/11/12
    In the first few days of October, the Market Research Society (MRS) and the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) both decided to change their codes of ethics, but for two v...
    ......) both decided to change their codes of ethics, but for two very different reasons. The driver ... European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and MRS states on their website[1] ... from their Code of Ethics and Professional Practice,[5] including passages such as:. . ......
  • Insurers Must Navigate The Moral Maze Of AI
    • Mondaq UK
    • 2019/02/07
    ...The industry must develop a code of ethics around the insurance of artificial intelligence ... under the EU's General Data Protection Regulation - specifically rights regarding automated ...Lawyers and professional bodies like the General Medical Council also have ......
  • Dealing with Patient Prescribing Requested
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    • 2010/12/05
    ...... 2010 edition of the Society's Medicines, Ethics and Practice (which will only have been in place ... when the GPhC takes over pharmacist regulation) provides that "Pharmacist independent ... must only prescribe within their professional and clinical competence". It is difficult to ......
  • UK Financial Services Whistleblowing Regulation Survey: Assessing The Impact Of The FCA/PRA Senior Managers Regime Whistleblowing Rules
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    • NAVEX Global
    • 2017/02/02
    NAVEX Global partnered with an independent research firm to survey compliance professionals from the UK Financial Services industry about their approach to whistleblowing and incident reporting. Ou...
  • Council Of Europe Publish Recommendations For The Regulation Of AI To Protect Human Rights
    • Mondaq UK
    • 2019/06/13
    ...... be notified of this and have the option of recourse to a professional without delay. No AI system should be so complex that it does not allow ...See our TLD posts on: i) the draft Ethics Guideline published by the European Commission, here; ii) the Centre for ......
  • Love Island And Professional Responsibilities
    • Mondaq UK
    • 2018/07/04
    ...... Rosie and Alex would do well to remember that the Solicitors Regulation Authority and General Medical Council set out a strict code of conduct for the behaviour and ethics of their members. These principles emphasise the importance of acting with ......
  • Professionals, Their Regulators And Personal Data Breaches: Who Is In Charge Of Policing The GDPR?
    • Mondaq UK
    • 2018/05/04
    ......According to the Solicitors Regulation Authority ("SRA"), it receives some 40 reports of confidentiality breaches ...The ICAEW (in its Code of Ethics and its GDPR Guidance) also emphasises both the need to keep client's ......
  • Lawyers' Risk Management Newsletter, September 2020
    • Mondaq UK
    • 2020/09/30
    ......One of the main professional. responsibility concerns about these arrangements the historic premise that the regulation of who may practice law. is based on the lawyer's ...Opinion No. 24-20. In May 2019, the Utah Ethics Advisory. Opinion Committee, in Opinion No. ......
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