Practice Notes: Crime

Sentencing Council publishes revised child sexual offences sentencing guidelines

The new guidelines will take effect on 31 May 2022

17 May 2022

Push the button: Fraud by APPF

Mark Kenkre looks at new models of online banking fraud

05 May 2022

Playing catch-up with the UK’s dirty money

Syed Rahman reviews the Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022

04 May 2022

HMRC’s seizure of crypto assets: the first of many?

Andrew Park reviews HMRC’s UWO position on crypto assets and NFTs.

28 Apr 2022

A leap forward in corporate liability

Daniel Martin, Michael Goodwin QC & Anita Clifford consider the implications for businesses of a ‘failure to prevent economic crime’ offenc

20 Apr 2022

Criminal barristers to start protest action over legal aid reform

From Monday, criminal barristers will invoke a 'no returns' policy

08 Apr 2022

Proposed sentencing guidelines published: perverting the course of justice and witness intimidation

The Sentencing Council has launched a consultation which will run until 22 June 2022

30 Mar 2022

Government’s criminal legal aid package revealed to be ‘woefully inadequate’

The Law Society has withdrawn its support for the government's recently announced package of measures 

29 Mar 2022

NFT fraud on the rise in the UK says Pinsent Masons

'London is fast becoming the jurisdiction of choice for these types of fraud claims' – Pinsent Masons

28 Mar 2022

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