Scottish decision in matrimonial proceedings restraining solicitors from acting for husband after lateral hire of solicitor who had acted for the wife while at his previous firm.  In applying Bolkiah v KPMG, and assessing whether there was a risk to confidential information, the court noted that despite a culture of confidentiality in the firm, there was a risk of inadvertent disclosure: the file contained three documents from an unrelated client’s file, and some confidential information had been disclosed without consent in an affidavit; there was also inadequate explanation of the systems limiting access to electronic files and what controls were in place, and ad hoc procedures were unlikely to suffice.

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