Legal Profession Act 2004 No 112
Current version for 4 July 2014 to date (accessed 22 December 2014 at 02:10)

279   Law practice liable for costs of examination

(1)  A law practice whose trust accounts have been externally examined must pay the costs of the examination.
(2)  If the Law Society Council appointed the external examiner to carry out the examination, the Council may specify the amount payable as the costs of the examination, and the specified amount is a debt payable to it by the law practice.
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