Reed Smith Newsletter

In this edition, we look at a range of issues affecting accounting firms, with a core focus on liability and regulatory risk. In this edition, we look at the impact of the recent SFO v. ENRC case on legal professional privilege, recent court decisions and hot topics in the industry, such as the independent review of the FRC. Please do get in touch with any questions and let us know if there’s a particular issue/case that you’d like us to cover in an upcoming edition, we would love to hear from you.

Authors: Kerri Bridges Charles Hewetson Jane Howard Elizabeth Mason Laura-May Scott

In this issue...

Lead article

  • Legal professional privilege: recent cases in the Court of Appeal and High Court

Case summaries

  • Negligent professional advisers not liable for decisions of management
  • Audit client ordered to provide documents to FRC in landmark ruling