Inquiry into the resolution of disputes with financial services providers within the justice system
11 April 2019
The Law Council recently appeared before the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee as part of its inquiry into the resolution of disputes with financial service providers within the justice system.
The evidence presented before the Committee elaborated on the written submissions provided by the Law Council which focussed on the access to justice aspects of disputes financial institutions.
In particular, the submission had a focus on the role of the legal assistance sector in assisting with disputes with financial service providers, as well as the role of alternate dispute resolution processes in addressing imbalances between parties, cost and delay.
The full submission to the Committee is available here.