BREAKING NEWS – GOVE SCRAPS DUTY CONTRACTS

The expected announcement has been made and the Secretary of State has scrapped the Duty Contracts and proposed second cut . He has made a commitment to working with the professions to deliver high quality advocacy and representation . The statement suggests matters will be reconsidered in April 2017

http://www.lawgazette.co.uk/law/breaking-gove-scraps-new-legal-aid-contracting-regime/5053188.article