Category Archives: Innovation

Testing Innovation in Legal Services: why not more RCTs?

Ben “Bad Science” Goldacre has just blogged on the importance of randomised controlled trials in the development of policy and has co-authored a Cabinet Office paper which looks well worth a read. He has also written on paucity of RCTs … Continue reading

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Competition vs Regulation

The SRA have produced a very thoughtful paper on the LSB’s approach to regulation.  It advocates a halt to the proliferation of overlapping responsibilities of regulators and the reservation of all legal services, rather than the patchwork of reserved activities … Continue reading

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Barristersaswell.com

A very interesting Chatham House Rules seminar today at the LSB, gave me pause for thought.  The vexed topic of consumer information sites popped up with the words Solicitorsfromhell ghosting across a few peoples lips.  I’m reasonably sanguine about the … Continue reading

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