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Law Society slams personal injury claims limit rise

The Law Society has criticised a government plan to raise the small claims limit for personal injury claims to £5,000 and stop compensation payments for road traffic ‘minor’ soft tissue injuries. Responding to the proposals Law Society President Jonathan Smithers … Continue reading

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New ‘class action’ regime will help consumers

Government plans to introduce a new regime for ‘class actions’ will enhance access to justice for consumers who have suffered because of anti-competitive behaviour, the Law Society said today. The planned changes will see the introduction of ‘opt-out’ collective actions, … Continue reading

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