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Economic Crime Bill looks to improve transparency and uncover criminal acts
Solicitors’ leaders today offered to play their part in tightening loopholes in the government’s new Economic Crime Bill as MPs prepare to debate measures including improving transparency and uncovering potential criminal activity.
Housing legal aid: the way forward – Law Society response
We welcome plans to improve the Housing Possession Court Duty Scheme, which helps people facing possession proceedings to get emergency legal advice. However, we're concerned that providers lack the resources to deliver the Ministry of Justice's proposals.