Version 1 of the Handbook was published on 16 September 2011, and was superseded by Version 2 on 23 December 2011. For more information, click "History" above.
Where a firm is a licensed body, these rules apply only in respect of:
any reserved legal activity;
any other legal activity;
any other activity in respect of which the licensed body is regulated pursuant to Part 5 of the LSA.
Apart from rule 3 (status disclosure), these rules apply to:
firms which are not regulated by the FSA; and
firms which are regulated by the FSA but these rules only apply to such firms in respect of their non-mainstream regulated activities.