TITLE

Norton Rose pledges time to Free Representation Unit

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Joanne
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;2/28/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that the firm Norton Rose's employment department is blazing a trail for employment representation charity the Free Representation Unit (FRU). The FRU was founded in 1972 and provides case support and advocacy for claimants in employment tribunal cases and social security disputes who cannot otherwise fund themselves. Cases are referred to the FRU from Citizens Advice Bureaux and Law Centres across Great Britain, and volunteers from a variety of backgrounds then represent the claimants.
ACCESSION #
16510550

 

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