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Foundations for the LPC (25th edn)  

Clare FirthLLB, Solicitor (non-practising), former Senior Lecturer in Legal Practice, Director of Legal Practice, University of Sheffield, Visiting Lecturer, University of LawClose
Elizabeth SmartLLB, SolicitorClose
Lucy CromptonLLB, LLM, Solicitor (non-practising), former Senior Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan UniversityClose
Helen FoxLLB, Solicitor (non-practising)Close
Frances SeabridgeLLB, Solicitor (non-practising)Close
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Jennifer SeymourLLB, Solicitor, Senior Tutor, University of LawClose
Published in Print: 22 July 2021 Published Online:July 2021
ISBN: 9780192844279
Publisher:Oxford University Press


Foundations for the LPC covers the areas of the Legal Practice Course as set out in the LPC Outcomes: professional conduct and regulation, wills and administration of estates, and taxation. The volume also features content on human rights law. The volume uses worked examples and scenarios throughout to illustrate key points. To aid understanding and test comprehension of the core material, checkpoints and summaries feature in every chapter. The book covers topics such as professional conduct (including financial services and money laundering), revenue law (including income tax, capital gains tax, VAT, corporation tax, and inheritance tax), wills and administration of estates, and issues related to human rights.