Solicitors under attack as LSCC gets greater powers

July 2004
Credit Control;2004, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p7
Trade Publication
Reports that the authority of the Legal Services Complaints Commissioner has been expanded to assist consumers who have complaints against erring lawyers. Empowerment of the Commissioner's office to set targets and to fine the Law Society of England and Wales if it fails to deal adequately with complaints from the general public; Ability of the Commission to require the Society to provide information on how complaints are handled and to make recommendations about the complaints system.


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