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21 September, 2020


September, 2020

The FCA and Cannabis: an unlikely pairing?

The recent announcement by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) of guidance for companies in the medicinal cannabis sector, thinking about listing on UK exchanges, is a welcome development.  While the 2018 legalisation of medicinal cannabis…Read more

1 September, 2020


September, 2020

Furlough Fraud: What lies ahead?

Furlough fraud claims are on the rise.  Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC) together with whistleblowing organisations are reporting thousands of complaints against employers in relation to abuse of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)….Read more

1 May, 2020


May, 2020

Freezing order discharged after successful submissions

City of London Police v BW Richardson Lissack was instructed by a corporate client who was subject to an Account Freezing Order (‘AFO’).  The company was involved in the distribution and logistics sector.  The client,…Read more

26 February, 2020


February, 2020

Criminal charges avoided for barrister accused of harassment

Metropolitan Police v M Richardson Lissack was instructed post-interview to represent a barrister being investigated for harassment. Detailed written representations were submitted to the Crown Prosecution Service and the investigation resulted in no further action…Read more

19 February, 2020


February, 2020

Success for doctor before interim orders tribunal

GMC v Dr M Richardson Lissack recently represented Dr M before an Interim Orders Tribunal at the MPTS. The case is sensitive and high profile since the GMC allege Dr M to have been culpable in the…Read more