- Wednesday, 21 June 2017
A new property law alliance, the Legal Sector Group, has written to the government with a detailed set of proposals on leasehold reform. It brings together the Conveyancing Association, the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, the Society of Licensed Conveyancers and the Bold Legal Group. The Law Society has decided not to join.
Tags: CILEX, conveyancing, Conveyancing Association, Law Society, Society of Licensed Conveyancers
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Licensed conveyancers unveil rival to CQS amid warning that lenders are becoming backdoor regulatorsThursday, 24 November 2011
The body representing licensed conveyancers has launched a quality assurance scheme uniquely linked to their regulator in a bid to help detect mortgage fraud. The move by the Society of Licensed Conveyancers goes significantly further than the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme.
Tags: conveyancing, Council for Licensed Conveyancers, Legal Services Consumer Panel, licensed conveyancers, mortgage fraud, Society of Licensed Conveyancers
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