- Friday, 4 November 2011
The professional standards of costs lawyers will in future be independently assured after the Costs Lawyer Standards Board this week became their approved regulator. They can become partners in LDPs and are within the Legal Ombudsman’s jurisdiction.
Tags: Association of Costs Lawyers, costs draftsmen, Costs Lawyer Standards Board, costs lawyers
Posted in Latest news, Legal Services Act, Other lawyers
- Tuesday, 9 February 2010
The Association of Law Costs Draftsmen is calling for the title of ‘law costs draftsmen’ to be protected as part of a modernisation push at the smallest of the approved regulators.
Tags: ALCD, approved regulator, costs draftsmen, Legal Services Board, Regulation, title
Posted in Latest news, Other lawyers, Regulation
- Monday, 8 February 2010
I’m not sure whether or not it is ironic that the Legal Services Act – which in many senses in a deregulatory measure – may well end up delivering tighter regulation of legal services in some ways.
Tags: ALCD, costs draftsmen, ILEX, Legal Executives, Regulation, title
Posted in Blog