See, for example, the Canadian Bar Association Resolution 00-03-A Multi-Disciplinary Practices, (2000) August and Resolution 00-01-M Multi-Disciplinary Practices (2001) February, both at http://www.cba.org/; The Law Society of England and Wales Multi-Disciplinary Partnerships: Why? Why not? (1998) October, http://www.lawsociety.org.uk/dcs/third_tier.asp?section_id=893; The Association of Corporate Counsel of America Policy Statement of the Board of Directors on Multidisciplinary Partnerships (1999) 6 February http://www.acca.com/gcadvocate/multi.html and the Law Council of Australia (1999) Policy Statement on Multi-Disciplinary Partnerships http://www.lawcouncil.asn.au/mdppol.htm.
ABA Commission on Multidisciplinary http://www.abanet.org/cpr/mdpfinalrep2000.html.
See, for example, the Disney Corporation's rejection of a proposal to use the same firm to provide its auditing and consulting services (AccountingWEB “Disney to Split Audit and Consulting Firms Despite Shareholder OK” (2002) 21 February: www.accountingweb.co.uk).
Jonathan Goldsmith quoted in J. Cahill “MDPs suffer European setback” (2002) 16(9) The Lawyer 2. See also the Note for the informal Ecofin Council at Oviedo 12 & 13 April 2002 and Accounting WEB “Audit Survey Enron--UK reactions and remedies” (2002) May http://www.accountingweb.co.uk which indicated that 49% of auditors and 54% of accountants in practice thought that the Enron collapse proved that auditors were too involved with their clients.
Case C-41/90, Höfner and Elsner v. Macrotron  E.C.R. I-1979;  4 C.M.L.R. 306, para. 21.
Joined Cases C 180-184/98, Pavlov and others v. Stichting Pensioenfonds Medische Specialisten  E.C.R. I-6451;  4 C.M.L.R. 30, para. 77.
See, for example, Joined Cases 56 and 58/64, Établissements Consten SA and Grundig GmbH v. Commission  E.C.R. 299;  C.M.L.R. 418.
See, for example, Decision 1999/152  O.J. L93/1, as amended by Regulation 1310/97  O.J. L180/1.
See, for example, Case 8/72, Vereeniging van Cementhandelaren v. Commission  E.C.R. 977;  C.M.L.R. 7, para. 29.
See the Law Society, op.cit. n. 1 and Multi-Disciplinary Partnerships: Proposals for the way forward (1999) 13 October, and the Law Society Multi Disciplinary Practice Working Party Multi-Disciplinary Practices: Interim Report (2000) 23 June, Multi-Disciplinary Practices: Third Interim Report (2000) 7 December, and Multi-Disciplinary Practices: Fourth Interim Report (2001) 15 March, all at http://www.lawsociety.org.uk/dcs/third tier.asp?section_id=3169&Caller_ID.