Legal Services Board pledges to work better with regulators
The Legal Services Board (LSB) has restated its intention to work better with industry regulators following a series of criticisms by bodies including the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) and the Bar Standards Board (BSB). The LSB – the independent body responsible for overseeing the regulation of legal services in England and Wales – this month released its finalised business plan for 2013-14, with the plan "re-scoped significantly"following complaints of micro-management and unnecessary intervention.
LSB responds to accusations from industry regulators of micro-management and overstepping its remit
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