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The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is the UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals. The ICO is an independent public body sponsored by the Ministry of Justice.

If you need help accessing your personal data, want to get information from a public authority, are receiving nuisance calls or spam texts, want to report a security breach or require advice on any Civil Rights issue you can contact the ICO at this link.

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ENGLISH LAW AND THE LEGAL SYSTEM

English law and the legal system of England and Wales covers how all civil and criminal laws are made, used and enforced and is the basis of many ‘common law’ legal systems throughout the world.

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UNDERSTANDING THE LEGAL SYSTEM

The UK does not have a single unified legal system— seperate sytems exist for England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Her Majesty’s Courts of Justice of England and Wales are the civil and criminal courts responsible for the administration of justice in England and Wales.

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LEGAL HELP AND ADVICE

Dealing with the courts can be a difficult and costly exercise. Help and assistance with representation and costs is available from a number of sources depending on your circumstances.

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ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION FOR CONSUMERS (ADR)

Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) refers to ways of resolving disputes between consumers and traders that don’t involve going to court.

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THE OMBUDSMAN

An ombudsman is a person who has been appointed to look into complaints of maladministration or a violation of rights by companies and organisations. They are independent, free of charge and impartial.

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PROBLEMS WITH YOUR LAWYER OR SOLICITOR

The Law Society is the independent professional body for solicitors in England and Wales. Complaints about solicitors are handled by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and The Legal Ombudsman.

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CRIME AND CRIME PREVENTION

Crime prevention is not simply a matter of good police work. It is everyone’s business and it needs to be a part of our daily routine.

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