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April 2010 - Bidding for Social Welfare Contracts
This briefing summarises the LSC's proposals for bids for social welfare law contracts and gives possible options for NfP agencies.
LSC publishes consultation on its proposals for civil contracts for 2010 - read our Policy bite, April 2010 - all change for the NfP sector?
ASA finds promising messages in outcomes pilot work
Key points from the LSRC 2007 Civil and Social Justice Survey
ASA has published a briefing for advice agencies on Local Area Agreements - read our summary
LSRC finds evidence of link between housing problems and mental illness
Solicitors, NfPs and telephone advice - is the balance changing?
This article appeared in the October 2008 edition of Legal Action.
Local Area Agreements, National Indicators and Advice
Measuring the outcomes of housing advice - Findings from the Southwark Law Centre pilot
ADR Update no. 25
Recent developments in alternative dispute resolution
Dramatic drop in civil legal aid eligibility
This article appeared in the September 2008 edition of Legal Action.
Managing Legal Aid Cases in Partnership - Delivery Transformation - ASA response
Civil bid round 2008 - a taste of things to come?
TUC commission report on vulnerable workers finds that access to advice is a problem
The advice sector is trying hard
Judges praise Law Centres
Strong opposition to Best Value Tendering in Crime
Dramatic drop in eligibility for civil legal aid
A summary of the ASA paper CLACs -are they worth it? appeared in the June 2008 edition of Legal Action.
ADR Update no. 24
Recent developments in alternative dispute resolution.
CLACs - are they worth it? - ASA paper
Based on an analysis of the tender documents for the first round of CLACs, this new policy paper sets out a number of concerns.
2008 Conference Report
Getting past reception: Access and intake systems in NfP legal service providers
This new report analyses how NfP advice agencies cope with demands for their services by providing access in different ways.
Third Sector Strategy - ASA's response to the Ministry of Justice's consultation paper
Legal Services Commission Consultation on Best Value Tendering of Criminal Defence Services - ASA response
Measuring the outcomes of employment advice - Initial findings from the Islington Law Centre pilot
Proposals for a review of professional accreditation schemes run by the Solicitors Regulation Authority
ADR Update no. 23
Recent Developments in Alternative Dispute Resolution
LSC consults on Best Value Tendering for Criminal work
Read why this matters to you.
The future of quality
A summary of the Legal Services Commission's latest plans.
Causes of Action goes annual
The Legal Services Research Centre has published its third report. Read some of the findings.
The Costs of Migration on Advice Services
Read evidence from a Local Government report
Hunt Review of the Financial Ombudsman Service
The Advice Services Alliance's response to the Hunt Review of the Financial Ombudsman Service.