Join us in Dubai on 24 January 2011 for a Special Chambers' Reception

Seven Members of Chambers will be in Dubai from 23 to 25 January 2011.

Andrew Mitchell QC will be speaking at the C5 conference 'Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery in the Middle East' on the topic of 'Bribery and Corruption'.

We are holding a reception for UK, US and Arab law firms in the early evening of 24 January at a central Dubai location.

We are looking forward to seeing a number of colleagues who have already confirmed that they are joining us.

For anyone else in Dubai next week who would like to join Chambers and a number of the international firms working in the DIFC, Arbitration Courts and further afield in the GCC, please email Martin Adams who will be happy to provide more details.

POCA Confiscation Case Law Compendium

Chambers' case law update, produced by Linda Saunt, is a detailed 60+ page run through of all of the important proceeds of crime act cases in the last 2 years.

It is essential reading for every POCA practitioner and gives an excellent insight into Chambers' wealth of knowledge and experience.

"AUGUST 2010 UPDATE ON CRIMINAL PROCEEDS JURISPRUDENCE

This paper is a detailed update on the jurisprudence affecting the proceeds of crime during 2008/2010.

The paper is in five parts:

(1) Benefit Assessment Page,

(2) Recoverable Amount Page 22

(3) General Page 24  

(4) Money Laundering Page 26

(5) Abuse of Process Page 35

(6) Restraint Orders Page 47

(7) Variation of Confiscation Orders Page 59..."

Download the complete document here