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Monday, Aug 21, 2017

Advocate David Sheldon appointed to board

The Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs, Annabelle Ewing MSP, today announced the appointment of David Sheldon QC as Faculty Member to the Scottish Legal Aid Board (SLAB).

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Thursday, Aug 10, 2017

SLAB joins Climate Week 2017

SLAB has registered for Climate Week 2017, a campaign aimed at raising awareness and inspiring action on climate change.

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Thursday, Jul 20, 2017

Payments to the profession - 25 & 28 August

Monday 28 August is a non-processing BACS day due to the UK Bank Holiday. Due to this there will be a slight delay in payments reaching your account from SLAB.

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Thursday, Jun 22, 2017

First advice agencies accredited under new Scottish National Standards process

Forth Housing Association, Orkney Housing Association, Grapevine and Changeworks have all been accredited after assessment against the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers (SNSIAP).

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Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016

SLAB annual report 2015-2016 published

The Scottish Legal Aid Board (SLAB) has published its Annual Report showing activity in the last year.

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Thursday, Nov 17, 2016

Civil legal aid solicitors invited to give feedback on satisfaction with SLAB services

Solicitors will shortly receive an email invitation to take part in a short online survey.

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Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016

Performance Auditor for SNSIAP appointed

Alan Haddow has joined SLAB’s Internal Audit department as the Performance Auditor for the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers (SNSIAP).

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Monday, Sep 19, 2016

LAOL downtime - Monday 26 September

Legal Aid Online will be unavailable on Monday 26 September between 6pm-11pm due to scheduled upgrade work.

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21, Aug, 2017

Advocate David Sheldon appointed to board

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10, Aug, 2017

SLAB joins Climate Week 2017

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20, Jul, 2017

Payments to the profession - 25 & 28 August

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22, Jun, 2017

First advice agencies accredited under new Scottish National Standards process

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30, Nov, 2016

SLAB annual report 2015-2016 published

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