21 April 2016
The LSC is currently reviewing Legal Profession Uniform General Rule 36(4). We are seeking your views on whether a law practice should be required to provide a receipt in every instance that money is received into a trust account, either directly from the client or via bank transfer from the client or a third party payer.
Consumers and lawyers are encouraged to read the Consultation Draft Legal Profession Uniform General Amendment (Receipting of Trust Money) Rule 2016 and to write to firstname.lastname@example.org before COB 1 June 2016. More…
12 Oct 2022
The Legal Services Council and Commissioner for Uniform Legal Services Regulation acknowledges the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as custodians of Australia and pay their respects to Elders, past and present. We also acknowledge their ongoing connection to land, sea and communities throughout Australia, and their contributions to the lives of all Australians.