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Law Society Gazette
Law Society queries guidance on complaint signpostinghas questioned what evidence there is to show solicitors are not telling client
Law Society queries guidance on complaint signposting
Law Society Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
has questioned what evidence there is to show solicitors are not telling clients about their right to complain. The Legal Services Board is asking what more can be done by regulators to signpost clients to their options of taking cases to... Read more
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Law Society Gazette
Contentious LeO staff payments scheme scrappedeven accounting for the expansion into deal with claims management companies.
Contentious LeO staff payments scheme scrapped
Law Society Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
even accounting for the expansion into deal with claims management companies. The OLC has told the oversight regulator the Legal Services Board it wants the coming year to be about ‘stability and consolidation’, building on new permanent... Read more
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Law Society Gazette
ABSs ‘haven’t worked’ and it’s our fault – SRA chiefyear will include another attempt to cut the mandatory minimum cover of £2m for
ABSs ‘haven’t worked’ and it’s our fault – SRA chief
Law Society Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
year will include another attempt to cut the mandatory minimum cover of £2m for professional indemnity insurance, which the Legal Services Board refused to sanction in 2014. This time the consultation will be informed by 10 years of claims data... Read more
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Law Society Gazette
Consumer panel’s work programme is a mouthfulIt is just two weeks since the misnomered ‘super-regulator’ the Legal Services
Consumer panel’s work programme is a mouthful
Law Society Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
It is just two weeks since the misnomered ‘super-regulator’ the Legal Services Board told lawyers to ditch jargon, bizarrely holding utility companies up as exemplars. Advertisement Perhaps it might be worth the board having a word with its Legal... Read more
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Law Society Gazette
Lawyers urged to copy other sectors in ditching jargonbarriers for consumers seeking out lawyers, the oversight regulator has recomme
Lawyers urged to copy other sectors in ditching jargon
Law Society Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
barriers for consumers seeking out lawyers, the oversight regulator has recommended. A report published today by the Legal Services Board says other sectors, particularly in financial services, healthcare and utilities, have devoted... Read more

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