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The European Communities (Lawyer’s Practice) (Scotland) Regulations 2000

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3.  For the purpose of enabling the Law Society of Scotland to issue certificates under Part I of the Financial Services Act 1986(1) (regulation of investment business) to a registered European lawyer, a partnership in which a registered European lawyer is a partner or a recognised body in the management and control of which a registered European lawyer is concerned –

(a)the Law Society of Scotland shall be taken as the appropriate professional body for that purpose;

(b)the registered European lawyer and any partner shall be treated–

(i)as if they were members of the Law Society of Scotland; and

(ii)as if they were solicitors for the purposes of paragraph 2(3) of Schedule 3 to the Financial Services Act 1986 (requirements for recognition of professional body).

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