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Friday, Jan 19, 2018

VACANCY: Solicitors - Solicitor Contact Line (Edinburgh)

The Solicitor Contact Line (SCL) is currently advertising for criminal defence solicitors in Edinburgh.

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Friday, Jan 12, 2018

VACANCY: Criminal Defence Solicitor - Dundee

The Public Defence Solicitors’ Office (PDSO) is looking for a solicitor to join its team in Dundee.

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Friday, Dec 01, 2017

Change in forum for private sector tenancies and eviction proceedings

This encompasses actions in relation to the Rent (Scotland) Act 1984, the Housing (Scotland) Act 1988 and the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016.

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Monday, Nov 20, 2017

Office closed for St Andrew's Day holiday - Monday 27 November

Our office will be closed on Monday 27 November due to the St Andrew's Day holiday.

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Monday, Nov 20, 2017

Payment dates over the Festive period

Due to the public holidays over Christmas and New Year, payment dates for the profession will be altered.

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Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017

Recruitment process underway for new Board members

The Scottish Government is advertising for four new members of our Board.

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Thursday, Oct 12, 2017

Changes to SLAB’s approach to monitoring of legal services

Following consultation with the Scottish Government and SLAB’s Board, it has been agreed that in the coming year, we will move to a new model for the monitoring function.

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Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017

Evaluations of grant funding advice programmes published

Over 80% of people surveyed had their benefits and debt problems resolved after receiving advice from projects funded by the Scottish Government and the Money Advice Service.

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Quick links

08, Feb, 2018

Non-solicitor vacancies on the Civil Legal Aid Quality Assurance Committee

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30, Jan, 2018

Research with people who have received criminal legal assistance

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12, Jan, 2018

Glasgow City Council v SLAB judicial review case

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10, Jan, 2018

Police station duty fees and anticipated call rates.

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08, Jan, 2018

Police station arrangements from 25 January 2018

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