Gordon Beurskens v Scottish Legal Complaints Commission: SIC 28 Jun 2013

SIC Complaint outcome – On 18 March 2013, Mr Beurskens asked the Scottish Legal Complaints Commission (the SLCC) for information about the outcome of a specific complaint. The SLCC withheld the information under section 26(a) of FOISA, on the basis that disclosure was prohibited by section 43(1) of the Legal Profession and Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 2007 (the LPLA). Following an investigation, the Commissioner found that the SLCC was entitled to withhold the information under section 26(a).

[2013] ScotIC 122 – 2013

Scotland, Information, Legal professions

Updated: 19 November 2021; Ref: scu.514871