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My firm acted for a claimant in a litigation matter. We have been without instructions for three months. Despite extensive efforts to contact and locate the client, we have been unsuccessful. Should we make an application to come off the court record?
The government plans to extend fixed recoverable costs to more areas. Find out what we're doing to support our members.
Legal professional privilege (LPP) protects certain confidential communications from disclosure without your client's permission, even in court.
This guide highlights the changes in civil and commercial cooperation should the UK leave the EU without an agreement.
The government plans to introduce fixed recoverable costs for clinical negligence claims up to £25,000.
An overview of the government's planned changes to the personal injury claims process.
A deponent recently swore an affidavit before me. Their address was not included in the document. The deponent has returned and rectified this. Can an affidavit be amended once it has been sworn?
Ministers need to give court reforms time to bed in before they consider extending fixed recoverable legal costs in civil litigation cases.
The government is consulting on extending FRC in civil cases in England and Wales.
I am a trainee solicitor in the employment law department. A potential client needs advice on a settlement agreement. Can I advise and sign the agreement?
From the Civil Litigation Section: Sir Rupert Jackson considers the pros and cons of the costs regime in Germany.
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