... be noted that currently mandatory bar membership is a means to ensure the
professional indemnity insurance obligation of a lawyer, which obligation in turn operates in
the consumer and public interest. A...
... practising under his home-country professional title either to
take out professional indemnity insurance or to become a
member of a professional guarantee fund in accordance
with the rules which that...
... his client about existing possibilities of obtaining legal aid
from the government or from legal aid insurance.
3.5 Clients´ funds
Clients´ funds shall be dealt with in accordance with Chapter 3 of these...
... the fields in which the Advocate is active and to
submit to the necessary continued training.
2.6 Insurance obligation
An Advocate is obliged to purchase liability insurance cover appropriate to his...
... over which a dispute has
arisen between the lawyer and the client or the client’s legal expenses insurance company.
(3) The Council shall not submit an expert opinion in a case over which, at the time of the...
if the fee covers items already paid elsewhere by the registering lawyer, such as
indemnity insurance or social security contributions.
A lawyer registering under Article 3 of the Directive who does...
... professional title shall be exempted from that
requirement if he can prove that he is covered by insurance taken out
or a guarantee provided in accordance with the rules of his home
Member State, insofar...
... approved by the Bar Association from time to time in accordance with the professional
5.3 Transfer of assignments
An attorney may not transfer the handling of an assignment to anyone...