Current applications


We will publish all applications under consideration, including information on current status.

Please note that it is the responsibility of the applicant to explicitly advise whether any information contained within the application is sensitive, and should therefore not be published.


Approved Regulator: 
Costs Lawyer Standards Board (CLSB)

Application: 
Application to LSB for the approval of amendments to CLSB’s regulatory arrangements in respect of its Disciplinary Rules and Procedures.

Start date for 28 day initial decision period: 
20 February 2020

Links to relevant documents: 

Milestones: 
Initial decision period is 28 days and can be extended to 90 days upon issue of an extension notice.

Decision: 

Pending


Approved Regulator: 
Intellectual Property Regulation Board (IPReg)

Application: 
Application to LSB for the approval of amendments to IPReg’s regulatory arrangements to introduce an explicit requirement for run off cover.

Start date for 28 day initial decision period: 
4 December 2019

Links to relevant documents: 

Milestones: 
Initial decision period is 28 days and can be extended to 90 days upon issue of an extension notice.

We have issued an extension notice [PDF] which extends the initial decision period to 2 March 2020, pursuant to paragraph 21(5) of Schedule 4 to the Legal Services Act 2007.

Decision: 

Pending