Conflict of interest concern

Attorney General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed Khaiyum (2nd from left) with Legal Aid Commission Acting Director Shahin Ali (left), Delegation of the European Union for the Pacific Head of Cooperation Christoph Wagner and United Nations Development Programmed Resident representative Levan Bouadze launch the Legal Aid Commission Strategic Plan 2019 – 2021 during the Regional Legal Aid Conference in Natadola. Picture: REINAL CHAND

CONFLICT of interest may arise between Legal Aid Commission lawyers who are required to represent two opposing parties in the same case, said Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum during the recent Pacific Regional Legal Aid Commission Conference in Natadola. He said over the past three years the Legal Aid Commission had dealt with matters that led to […]

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