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LEGAL PROFESSION UNIFORM LAW (NSW) - SECT 370
Requirements--trust records examinations, trust records investigations and compliance audits
370 Requirements--trust records examinations, trust records investigations and
(1) For the purpose of carrying out a trust records examination, trust records
investigation or compliance audit in relation to a law practice, an
investigator may, on production of evidence of his or her appointment for
inspection, require the law practice or any person who has or had control of
documents relating to the affairs of the law practice to give the investigator
either or both of the following--
(a) access to the documents relating to the
affairs of the law practice the investigator reasonably requires;
information relating to the affairs of the law practice the investigator
reasonably requires (verified by statutory declaration if the requirement so
(2) A person who is subject to a requirement under subsection (1)
must comply with the requirement.
Civil penalty: 50 penalty units.
Section 466 contains provisions relating to compliance with this section.
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