Schemes of Legal Aid System in UK Law

  • The Australian Legal Aid Review Report: An Appraisal
    • Nbr. 6-1, March 1974
    • Federal Law Review
    ......, the areas of need not covered by existing schemes; * the means by which legal assistance and advice should be ... establish much-needed transfusions of funds into the system (for example, last year's $2m grant for legal aid in ......
  • The State of Australian Legal Aid
    • Nbr. 29-1, March 2001
    • Federal Law Review
    ...... Noone * INTRODUCTION Recent comment on the Australian legal aid system ha s focussed on the declining levels of funding and the consequent impact ... For a detailed discussion and evaluation of the variou s legal aid schemes operating in the early 1970's see Sackville, R., Legal Aid in Australia ......
  • The Green Papers and Legal Services
    • Nbr. 52-4, July 1989
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... of legal aid from 1 April 1989, will provide a system that is efficient and effective and give to all concerned ... are moving away from work which, with the duty solicitor schemes, is increasingly stressful and relatively poorly remunerated relative ......
  • The Swedish Legal Services Policy Remix: The Shift from Public Legal Aid to Private Legal Expense Insurance
    • Nbr. 30-1, March 2003
    • Journal of Law and Society
    A number of governments in the 1960s and 1970s pursued the goal of equal access to legal services by establishing publicly funded legal aid schemes. Some societies also promoted Legal Expense Insur...
    ...... access to legal services by establishing publicly funded legal aid schemes. Some societies also promoted Legal Expense Insurance (LEI) to fill some ... the Swedish citizens’ use of law, lawyers, and the legal system? Perhaps the best way to answer these questions is to compare the ......
  • Legal Aid in the Netherlands: A View from England
    • Nbr. 55-6, November 1992
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... spoke to 14 staff.* We found that the English and Dutch schemes share similar problems. Both face an escalating legal aid ... 1 Cappelletti and Garth define judicare as ‘a system whereby legal aid is established as a matter of right for ......
  • THE POLITICAL PARTIES AND LEGAL AID
    • Nbr. 8-3, July 1945
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... pp. 12 ff.; E. J. Cohn, “Two Systems of Legal Aid to Poor Persons,” in 60 Law Quarterly ... to take due notice of the problem and to consider schemes for its solution. This is in effect a major success. When, ......
  • Democratizing dictators? Non-democratic regime conditions and the allocation of US democracy assistance, 1975–2010
    • Nbr. 41-3, June 2020
    • International Political Science Review / Revue internationale de science politique
    As the USA initiated strategies of democracy promotion to support the spread of democracy, a key element involved democracy assistance. However, some states receive substantial commitments of US de...
    ...... or channels: institutional , which targets legal institutions, political parties, govern- ment ... of studies indicate that multiparty systems and holding elections in autocratic regimes may ... Polity datasets employ different coding schemes to determine authori- tarian regime types (Wahman ......
  • LEGAL SERVICES IN CANADA*
    • Nbr. 40-5, September 1977
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... were available in Nova Scotia and a public defender system had been instituted in Prince Edward Island. However, ... in the country in the 1960s, but by 1975 both schemes were seen to be failing to adapt policies and administration ......
  • Advancing access to justice for the poor and vulnerable through legal clinics in Ethiopia: constraints and opportunities
    • Nbr. 11-1, January 2017
    • Mizan Law Review
    • Mizanie Abate - Alebachew Birhanu, Mihret Alemayehu
    • Mizanie Abate: LL.B (Addis Ababa University), LL.M (University of Pretoria), PhD (the University of Alabama), Assistant Professor at Addis Ababa University, School of Law. Email: <mizanie.abate@aau.edu.et> - Alebachew Birhanu: LL.B (Addis Ababa University), LL.M and M.Phil (University of Oslo), Assistant Professor at Bahir Dar University, ...
    • 1-31
    The right of access to justice, inter alia, enjoins states to provide legal aid services and employ legal literacy programs. It also ensures access to legal and justice institutions or legal remedi...
    ...... because sufficient legal recognition has not been given to these schemes, and are poorly implemented. . Given the legal and practical ...12 . In the European regional system, a specific reference to access to justice was introduced by the Treaty ......
  • Legal Aid in the Eye of a Storm: Rationing, Contracting, and a New Institutionalism
    • Nbr. 25-3, September 1998
    • Journal of Law and Society
    This article discusses possible rationales underlying a legal aid system through an articulation of theories of distribution in the legal services market, considers the idea of prioritization and p...
    ...... This article discusses possible rationales underlying a legal aid system through an articulation of theories of distribution in the legal services ... salaried models (where salaried services such as public defender schemes are set up by the state). 72 By definition they will not distrib- ute ......
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