Practice Notes: Crime

Pillow talk

In light of Suski and Bala, is it time for parliament to divorce the spousal exemption from the law

21 Sep 2016

Malicious prosecution: A useful weapon in the armoury

Alec Samuels discusses the extension of the tort of malicious prosecution to civil, as well as

21 Sep 2016

Former criminal bar chief wants trade union for lawyers

Solicitors and barristers ‘lumbered with bodies not representing their interests', says Michael

21 Sep 2016

White collar prosecutions up for first time in five years

Over 600,000 fraud reports in same period but only a 1 per cent increase in prosecution

24 May 2016

SFO's 'blockbuster funding' called into question

White collar crime agency could provide better value for money, repor

24 May 2016

Foreign government requests for fraud information up 62 per cent

Cyber-enabled fraud the largest single category of MLA requests received by the Hom

03 Mar 2016

First corporate conviction for failure to prevent bribery

Investigation and £2.25m fine has severe commercial impact on Sweett Group's operations, says

23 Feb 2016

Shake-up of crime agency powers raises the potential for political interference

SFO under the spotlight again as National Crime Agency given 'power of direction' i

18 Feb 2016

Pinsent Masons accused of 'deliberately misinterpreting' SFO data

White & Case partner comes to the defence of City colleague and argues SFO has 'lost it

09 Feb 2016

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