Regulation of Legal Services (Scotland) Bill: Fairer Scotland Duty summary

In compliance with The Fairer Scotland Duty as set out in legislation in Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010, this assessment considers what more can be done to reduce the 'inequalities of outcome' caused by 'socio-economic disadvantage' in relation to the Regulation of Legal Services (Scotland) Bill.


1. Legal services regulation: independent report - (

2. Alongside the Roberton report, a report on legal services in Scotland was produced by Europe Economics that considers these issues in more detail:



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