- Monday, 8 October 2012
Pro bono costs orders have finally reached the Supreme Court after new provisions came into force last week that close a hole in the Legal Services Act 2007. Orders are made in favour of the Access to Justice Foundation.
Tags: Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act, Legal Services Act, pro bono, Supreme Court
Posted in General, News
- Friday, 1 June 2012
Many of the regulations underpinning the regulatory regime for legal services – including those designating the Solicitors Regulation Authority and Council for Licensed Conveyancers as ABS licensing authorities – are under the microscope as part of the government’s Red Tape Challenge, it has emerged.
Tags: ABS, Alternative business structures, CFA, conditional fee agreements, damages-based agreements, Legal Services Act, Legal Services Board, pro bono
Posted in ATE/CFA, General, Latest news, News