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Latest News

 

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016

Research on deaf people’s access to civil legal services

Research is to be carried out into the barriers deaf people face getting legal help with problems such as disputes with landlords, writing wills, buying property or immigration.

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Friday, Jun 17, 2016

New Chair and Board members appointed by Scottish Government

Annabelle Ewing, the Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs, today announced SLAB’s new Chair and five new board members.

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Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016

SNSIAP Update June 2016 - Consent guidance and new FAQs

We have drafted some guidance for advice providers in relation to seeking consent from clients and added some FAQs about SNSIAP to our website.

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Thursday, May 19, 2016

Courts research calls for appraisal of support in small claims disputes

Research is published today on the drivers and motivations that determine how people seek to resolve small claims disputes (up to £3,000).

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Tuesday, Mar 29, 2016

Legal aid BSL videos now available

Videos giving information on criminal, civil and children’s legal aid are now available on the Scottish Legal Aid Board’s website in British Sign Language (BSL).

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Thursday, Feb 04, 2016

Fourth monitoring report on the availability and accessibility of legal services published

The Legal Services (Scotland) 2010 Act introduced a new general function for SLAB of monitoring the availability and accessibility of legal services in Scotland.

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Friday, Dec 18, 2015

SLAB's annual report for 2014-2015 published

Our annual report for 2014-2015 was published today.

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21, Jun, 2016

Research on deaf people’s access to civil legal services

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17, Jun, 2016

New Chair and Board members appointed by Scottish Government

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15, Jun, 2016

SNSIAP Update June 2016 - Consent guidance and new FAQs

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19, May, 2016

Courts research calls for appraisal of support in small claims disputes

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29, Mar, 2016

Legal aid BSL videos now available

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04, Feb, 2016

Fourth monitoring report on the availability and accessibility of legal services published

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18, Dec, 2015

SLAB's annual report for 2014-2015 published

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