(1) A law practice
must not enter into a costs agreement under which the amount payable to the
law practice, or any part of that amount, is calculated by reference to the
amount of any award or settlement or the value of any property that may be
recovered in any proceedings to which the agreement relates.
Penalty: a fine of $10 000.
Subsection (1) does not apply to the extent that the costs agreement
adopts an applicable costs determination.