Scottish council treble pay for sleep over care

Govan Law Centre’s senior solicitor Laura Simpson and solicitor advocate Mike Dailly have been successful in persuading a local authority in Scotland to almost treble its rate of pay for overnight “sleepover care”. A petition for judicial review was drafted in-house by, Mike Dailly, to challenge the local authority’s decision[…]

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Campaign update

Govan Law Centre gave evidence to the Scottish Parliament’s Economy Committee and helped persuade the Scottish Government to withdraw the draft Bankruptcy Fees (Scotland) Order 2017, which would have seen some fees against homeowners increase by almost 200%. We recently provided an in-house Solicitor Advocate service for clients undertaking urgent petitions for judicial[…]

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