Olswang on Paris Brown — a case in point for the DPP
The recent experience of Paris Brown, the 17-year-old who resigned before taking up her role as Kent’s youth police and crime commissioner following a furore surrounding comments she made on Twitter, demonstrates exactly the type of police activity that the director of public prosecutions (DPP), Keir Starmer, was seeking to prevent when he issued prosecution guidelines in December last year.
Click on the link above to download the briefing from Olswang.
News from The Lawyer
Analysis from The Lawyer
The culture of compliance that pervaded regulation in the past is giving way to a fresh principles-based approach
The trend for unbundling legal work is advancing through the law firm ranks but there is still resistance in some quarters - namely in-house. We asked why