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Welcome to the NWLC

NWLC AccomplishmentsThe NWLC is a Consortium made up of public authorities that wish to collaborate in the procurement and provision of quality legal services to their authorities. They wish to maximise efficiencies and increase the effectiveness of the external legal support they require to supplement their in-house provision.

To this end, following a rigorous procurement exercise, through its lead authority Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council, the NWLC has, entered into Framework Agreements with external solicitors firms for the provision of legal advice and support and with Barristers Chambers for the provision of advocacy and advice.

Building upon this successful collaboration, the Consortium authorities intend to increase inter-authority working and co-operation in the interests of increased efficiency and effectiveness.

Latest News

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07Feb

YOUR MONTHLY E-BULLETIN – Issue 51; February 2017

Latest Consortium News

Consortium Survey

Your PR and Web Group have reviewed the responses to the Consortium survey and a number of issues arising from the survey are now being followed up.

In …

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14Dec

YOUR MONTHLY E-BULLETIN – December 2016

YOUR MONTHLY E-BULLETIN
LATEST CONSORTIUM NEWS
Highlights from your NWLC Management Board Strategy Meeting 2nd November 2016 include
the following agreement to:

Consider cautious expansion only to work alongside consolidating and …

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13Nov

YOUR MONTHLY E-BULLETIN – Issue 49; November 2016

Latest Consortium News

NWLC Survey

Many thanks to those of you who contributed to the NWLC Survey. Your help and feedback
is appreciated.

The survey results have been reported through to the Consortium …

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Up & Coming Courses

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08Mar

Adult Social Care/DOLS/Care Proceedings

Adult Social Care/DOLS/Care Proceedings –

This session will provide a legal update on the Mental Capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and relevant case law from the Court of Protection.  It …

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15Mar

Housing / Property Update

Housing / Property Update –

This session will provide a general update on conveyancing and landlord and tenant issues as well as looking at the options for the delivery of …

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22Mar

Information Governance Part 2

This session will provide a general update on the GDPR, cyber security issues and data breach reporting, and recent trends and case update in relation to FOI.

Function Room:
Platinum Lounge
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26Apr

Inquests

Details to follow

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