CLSB today issued a consultation paper on its proposal to regulate the conduct of Trainee Costs Lawyers with effect from 1 January 2013. The consultation period is open until close of business on 23 October 2012.
CLSB today issued a consultation paper on the proposed 2013 Costs Lawyer Practising Certificate fee in the sum of £250.00, CLSB was pleased to announce that through sound financial management no increase was proposed on that charged by CLSB for 2012. Under the same consultation paper
CLSB today issued a consultation paper on the proposed 2014 Costs Lawyer Practicing Certificate fee in the sum of £250.00. CLSB was pleased to announce that through sound financial management it is proposing the fee would remain the same as it had been for 2012 and 2013. The consultat
CLSB today published the outcome of its diversity survey of those Costs Lawyers holding a current practising certificate. The survey can be accessed on this website under “documents” then “diversity evaluation.”
CLSB has noted the significant number of Costs Lawyers who continue to refer to themselves verbally and on written communications as Law Costs Draftsman or Costs Draftsman. CLSB has initiated a campaign of awareness across the legal profession on the benefits of using qualified and re
The LSB today approved the fee for a 2012 Costs Lawyer Practicing Certificate in the sum of £450.00 made up by way of £200.00 (CLSB fee for regulation), £200.00 (ACL fee for representation) and £50.00 for the LSB and Legal Ombudsman levy.
The CLSB and ACL have today issued a consultation paper on four proposed new governance documents. The paper and draft documents can be accessed through this website under the “Documents” tab. The consultation period will close on Friday 8 July 2011.