The SLCC has announced its plan to lay a reduced budget before Parliament next month. This will be accompanied by a 5% reduction in the general levy paid for all lawyers and a 20% reduction for all lawyers within their first three years of practice.
Neil Stevenson, CEO of the Scottish Legal Complaints Commission has responded to the Law Society of Scotland's comment on the SLCC budget.
An opinion has been issued in relation to an appeal case in the Inner House of the Court of Session.
The SLCC has been successful in defending an application for leave to appeal case in the Inner House of the Court of Session.
The SLCC has opened a consultation on its budget and operating plan for 2021-22.
Response from Chief Executive, Neil Stevenson, to Scottish Government consultation
The SLCC has developed a new analysis tool to help firms to identify and reduce the common causes of complaint.
The SLCC is looking for seven new members to join its board in the coming year.
The SLCC has published its annual report, showing strong overall performance, despite the impact of Covid-19
The SLCC wants to understand the likely changes to the shape and health of the legal services sector, and the impact that might have on incoming complaint numbers. This insight will be used to inform the SLCC’s planning and budgeting processes.
SLCC initial comment on the Independent Review of Legal Services Regulation in England and Wales final report.
The SLCC has published a Q&A on its budget and the annual general levy, bringing together responses issued over recent weeks in answer to questions from the profession.