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The Solicitors (Amendment)(Northern Ireland) Order 1989


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Control of employment by solicitor of certain persons

11.  In Article 31(1) of the Solicitors Order (control of employment by solicitor of certain persons) for sub-paragraphs (b) and (c) there shall be substituted—

(b)it appears to the Society, in the course or as a result of any proceedings before the Tribunal, that a person who is or was an employee of a solicitor, but is not himself a solicitor, has been a party to any act or default of such solicitor which involved conduct on that person’s part of such a nature that in the opinion of the Society it would be undesirable for him to be employed by a solicitor in connection with his practice; or

(c)a person has had his name struck off a roll of solicitors in Great Britain or the Republic of Ireland or has been suspended from practice in Great Britain or the Republic of Ireland and his name remains so struck off or he remains so suspended,.

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