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19 Nov 18

SLCC annual report reveals 6% rise in complaints

Complaints body claims improved performance as more cases dealt with

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19 Nov 18

Court refuses appeal against "no sanction" decision on sex advances doctor

No basis for holding tribunal erred after finding impairment

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19 Nov 18

Society raises alert over subscription email scam

Law firms targeted by "Xero" invoice fraud

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19 Nov 18

Legal aid rates blamed for huge rise in solicitors coming off police rotas

Four times as many withdraw this year following new Act

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19 Nov 18

Laura Irvine joins Davidson Chalmers as head of Regulatory

Former BTO partner is data protection specialist

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