Legal Profession Act 1987 No 109
Repealed version for 15 August 2005 to 30 September 2005 (accessed 31 January 2015 at 07:02)
Part 3BDivision 5Section 48ZD

48ZD   Professional indemnity insurance where no office established in this State

(1)  If the indemnity under a policy of indemnity insurance in force in respect of an interstate legal practitioner who has not established an office in this State is less than that required to be maintained by an interstate legal practitioner to whom section 48U applies, the interstate legal practitioner must disclose the difference to a client before he or she is retained by the client.
(2)  A contravention of this section does not of itself amount to a breach of this Act. However, failure to comply with this section is capable of being professional misconduct or unsatisfactory professional conduct.
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