- Wednesday, 14 December 2011
A contingent legal aid fund (CLAF) has merit but its viability cannot be assessed until the Jackson reforms settle down, a Bar Council-commissioned report has concluded. Consultants Europe Economics, backed by the Bar Council, called on the government to back the concept.
Tags: Bar Council, CLAF
Posted in News
- Wednesday, 22 June 2011
As someone who has been immersed in Jackson from the start (in fact, I broke the story that the review was going to happen), there are a couple of points slightly off the usual Legal Futures agenda that I would like to draw out of the announcements yesterday around the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill.
Tags: CLAF, contingent legal aid fund, Jackson report, legal aid, supplementary legal aid scheme
Posted in Blog