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Client care letter research

During 2016, the CLSB and six other legal regulators jointly funded research into what a client expects from a client care letter. As a result of the outcome, the CLSB will be revising its guidance note to Costs Lawyers.
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Costs Lawyer practising certificate fee 2017

The LSB has today approved the fee for a 2017 Costs Lawyer practising certificate in the sum of £250.00. Through continued sound financial management the CLSB has been able to keep the fee the same for the sixth consecutive year. The ACL, the professions representative body will invoi
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Consultation on Costs Lawyer practising certificate fee 2017

CLSB today issued a consultation paper to all Costs Lawyers and the ACL under which it proposes the fee for a 2017 Costs Lawyer Practising Certificate remains at £250.00 for the sixth consecutive year. The closing date for responses is midnight on Friday 9 September 2016.
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Costs lawyer practising certificate fee 2016

The LSB has today approved the fee for a 2016 Costs Lawyer practising certificate in the sum of £250.00. Through continued stable and sound financial management the CLSB has been able to keep the fee the same for the fifth consecutive year. The ACL will be invoicing separately for its
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CLSB consultation on 2016 practising certificate fee

CLSB today issued a consultation paper to all Costs Lawyers and the ACL under which it proposes the fee for a 2016 Costs Lawyer Practising Certificate remains at £250.00 for the fifth consecutive year. The closing date for responses is midnight on Friday 11 September 2015.
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The profession speaks for itself

On 18 March 2015, the Legal Services Board (LSB) published the outcome of its survey of over 1,000 legal practitioners on the cost of legal regulation. Costs Lawyers provided the second highest response rate per professional population. We are pleased to advise the outcome evidences C
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Costs lawyer practising certificate fee 2015

The LSB has today approved the fee for a 2015 Costs Lawyer Practising Certificate in the sum of £250.00. Through continued sound financial management the CLSB has been able to keep the fee the same for the fourth consecutive year. For 2015, the ACL will be invoicing separately for its
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CLSB consultation on 2015 practising certificate fee

CLSB today issued a consultation paper to all Costs Lawyers under which it proposes the fee for a 2015 Costs Lawyer Practising Certificate remains at £250.00 for the fourth consecutive year. The closing date for responses is midnight on 12 September 2014.
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Consultation: Entity regulation & revised principle 3.6

CLSB today issued a consultation paper on its proposal to regulate entities from 2015. Under its proposal CLSB seeks to confine itself to the regulation of costs law entities with sole practitioners and in-house Costs Lawyers remaining regulated via their practising certificate. The c
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