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Latest News

 

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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Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016

SNSIAP Update January 2016

The latest news on the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers (SNSIAP) framework.

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Friday, Jan 22, 2016

Recruitment process underway for new board chair and member positions

Applications are being invited for the post of chair of SLAB's board and for new board members.

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Thursday, Jan 14, 2016

Police station duty scheme update

An update on the current position with the police station duty scheme has been issued today.

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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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Friday, Dec 11, 2015

Police station duty scheme update

An update on the current position with the police station duty scheme has been issued today.

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Wednesday, Nov 04, 2015

SLAB to develop and implement new sustainable accreditation model for advice providers

SLAB has been asked by the Scottish Government to develop and implement a new accreditation model for the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers.

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Friday, Oct 30, 2015

Criminal Courts Practice Note No 3 of 2015 - Sheriff Court Solemn Procedure

Following a meeting with the Law Society of Scotland’s Legal Aid Team, we understand that some solicitors have expressed concern about payment arrangements for work done in solemn cases to comply with Practice Note No 3, which will come into effect on 1st December 2015.

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04, Feb, 2016

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

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26, Jan, 2016

SNSIAP Update January 2016

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22, Jan, 2016

Recruitment process underway for new board chair and member positions

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14, Jan, 2016

Police station duty scheme update

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18, Dec, 2015

SLAB's annual report for 2014-2015 published

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11, Dec, 2015

Police station duty scheme update

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04, Nov, 2015

SLAB to develop and implement new sustainable accreditation model for advice providers

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30, Oct, 2015

Criminal Courts Practice Note No 3 of 2015 - Sheriff Court Solemn Procedure

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30, Oct, 2015

£7,500 confiscation order against ex-Advocate

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27, Oct, 2015

Conference explores the developing role advice services play in tackling inequalities

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23, Oct, 2015

Success of joint-funding approach sees projects extended into 2016

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02, Oct, 2015

Legal aid review plan published

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30, Jun, 2015

New Parliamentary regulations remove restriction on ABWOR in Double Jeopardy cases

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16, Mar, 2015

Police station duty scheme update

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