Civil Litigation Funding Reforms

Parliament will soon consider reforms of civil litigation funding and costs in England and Wales. Under the new proposals, a proportion of the costs in bringing a case for personal injury will be taken from damages awarded to the injured person. We object to that proposal. Damages are carefully calculated to put an injured person Read More …

A “Toothless” Will-Writing Code!

Solicitors have for a long time warned against the dangers and misconceived cost savings in Clients utilising the services of unregulated will writing companies run by non-qualified individuals. Even with a newly announced voluntary code of practise approved by the Office of Fair trading (OFT) for non-lawyer will writing companies, there is little to suggest Read More …