- Tuesday, 1 July 2014
Barristers are looking at creating a wide range of legal businesses – with solicitors, paralegals and others – once the Bar Standards Board’s (BSB) application to become an entity regulator is approved, it has emerged.
Tags: Alternative business structures, BSB, entities
Posted in Alternative business structures, Barristers, Latest news, Legal Services Act, Regulation
- Friday, 13 June 2014
The Bar Standards Board has set itself a minimum target of 30% for diversity data collection from barristers on sexuality, religion and disability. It is also planning more work on the under-representation of women at the bar, and reports of harassment and discrimination.
Tags: bar standards board, BSB, Diversity data, Solicitors Regulation Authority, SRA
Posted in Barristers, Latest news, Regulation
- Tuesday, 30 March 2010
The Legal Services Board has approved plans to allow barristers to become partners in legal disciplinary practices but warned that the changes “go only part of the way towards opening up the market in the interests of consumers”.
Tags: ABS, BSB, LDPs, LSB
Posted in Barristers, Latest news, Legal Services Act, Legal Services Board, Regulation