Legal action and costs

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Dear Environmental Standards Scotland,

I am writing to you to request the following information.

1) The total spend, broken down by financial or calendar year, on external legal advice since April 1, 2020. (I.e. 2020/21, 2021/22, 2022/23 to date)
1a) Please break this down by the list of associated cases or disputes, and their individual cost.

1b) If possible, please provide the final settlement or damages or other court mandated payment cost for any cases during which external legal advice was sought. If it is not possible to link each case to a settlement agreement, please provide the total cost of the settlements or payments.

Yours faithfully,

Conor Matchett

Environmental Standards Scotland

Dear Conor,

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request regarding Environmental Standards Scotland's expenditure on external legal advice.

I acknowledge receipt of the request on 30 November 2022 and will provide a response within 20 working days from today.

I look forward to speaking with you soon.

Kind regards,
Charlotte

Charlotte Lowe (she/her)
Business and Case Support Officer [email address]
07787 728983

General Enquiries | [email address]
0808 1964000 | www.environmentalstandards.scot
Address: Thistle House, 91 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5HD

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Environmental Standards Scotland

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Dear Mr Conor Matchett

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information (FOI) request regarding legal
action and costs incurred by Environmental Standards Scotland. Please find
attached our official response to your FOI request.

 

I trust this provides satisfactory answers all your questions.

 

Regards

Alasdair

 

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