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Thursday, Feb 08, 2018

Non-solicitor vacancies on the Civil Legal Aid Quality Assurance Committee

The Law Society of Scotland are currently looking for two non-solicitors to become members of their Civil Legal Aid Quality Assurance Committee.

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Tuesday, Jan 30, 2018

Research with people who have received criminal legal assistance

During February and March the Scottish Legal Aid Board will be carrying out a postal survey among people who received criminal legal assistance to help them get legal advice and representation from a solicitor.

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Friday, Jan 19, 2018

VACANCY: Solicitors - Solicitor Contact Line (Edinburgh)

The Solicitor Contact Line (SCL) is currently advertising for criminal defence solicitors in Edinburgh.

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Friday, Jan 12, 2018

VACANCY: Criminal Defence Solicitor - Dundee

The Public Defence Solicitors’ Office (PDSO) is looking for a solicitor to join its team in Dundee.

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Friday, Jan 12, 2018

Glasgow City Council v SLAB judicial review case

You may have seen the recently reported decision in the judicial review petition of Glasgow City Council against the Scottish Legal Aid Board and PQ.

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Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018

Police station duty fees and anticipated call rates.

We have issued police station duty updates on fees and anticipated call rates.

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Monday, Jan 08, 2018

Police station arrangements from 25 January 2018

We have set up a section on our website to give information on the basic process for providing advice to people in a police station.

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Friday, Dec 01, 2017

Change in forum for private sector tenancies and eviction proceedings

This encompasses actions in relation to the Rent (Scotland) Act 1984, the Housing (Scotland) Act 1988 and the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016.

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Quick links

06, Jul, 2018

No access to SLAB website and LAOL from old operating systems after Sunday 2 September

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28, Jun, 2018

Three more agencies achieve SNSIAP accreditation for quality of casework and representation

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23, May, 2018

Glasgow City Council v SLAB judicial review case

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09, Mar, 2018

Four new Board members appointed and two reappointed

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03, Nov, 2017

Annual Report 2016-17 published

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