At Lime Solicitors we are committed both to the welfare of our team and continuing to provide excellent service to our clients at this difficult time. Our business is operating normally, however, following government advice, most of our team are now working remotely, with minimal staffing in our offices. If you want to speak to … Continue reading Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
We live in uncertain times. Many of us have already fallen ill with coronavirus or have a family member who has. On an unprecedented scale, we are being confronted with our own mortality more than ever. Increasing numbers of individuals are therefore contacting law firms and making enquiries regarding making a will or updating an … Continue reading Could the Covid-19 pandemic lead to more will challenges?
At such unprecedented times, the need to make or update a will is especially important. The temptation to draft a will in haste, particularly by electronic means, is understandable. Here are a few points which should help to avoid any dispute later down the line: It is important that your will is made correctly To … Continue reading How to avoid a will dispute
Asbestos is a fibrous, naturally occurring material which is fireproof and an excellent insulator which led to its widespread use throughout the 20th Century in buildings and workplaces all over the country. It is also incredibly harmful to a person’s health, a fact which was understood by governments and employers by at least the 1930s. … Continue reading The Ongoing Impact of Asbestos
Ovarian cancer is one of the most common cancers in women, with almost 7,500 new cases a year in the UK and 4,116 deaths recorded in 2017. Ovarian cancer is the deadliest gynaecological cancer and known to be a silent killer because the symptoms are often associated with other less serious conditions. Only one third … Continue reading March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
Mr Habib Rahman, a consultant orthopaedic surgeon, had his clinics and surgeries at Spire Parkway suspended and subsequently withdrawn last year following a review into his practise by the Royal College of Surgeons. Spire Healthcare, the operator of the Solihull based private hospital Spire Parkway, has sent a recall letter to 217 patients whom Mr Rahman has … Continue reading Unnecessary Surgeries by Mr Habib Rahman
We're proud to have won Feefo's Platinum Trusted Service Award for consistently delivering excellent service to our clients. Created by Feefo, Trusted Service is awarded only to businesses that use Feefo to collect genuine reviews and insights. Businesses meeting the high standard, based on the number of reviews they have collected and their average rating, … Continue reading Lime Win Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award
A report of the independent inquiry into how Ian Paterson was able to intentionally harm patients has finally been released today, having been launched in 2018. For all of Ian Patterson's victims, including my clients, today is incredibly important as the report will hopefully address the long list of unanswered questions from all those affected, and … Continue reading Inquiry into Ian Paterson’s malpractice
If confidential information about you is distributed without your authority you may be entitled to compensation for that data breach. Whilst such a breach might come through a leak or hacking, equally it could arise through mistake or human error. For instance, recently it will have been seen that New Year’s honour’s recipients addresses and … Continue reading Can You Claim Compensation If Your Data Is Leaked?
This year, instead of sending Christmas cards, we're supporting the amazing work of Headway. We're funding their helpline on Christmas Eve to support people living with the effects of brain injury. If you have a question about brain injury or need support you can call Headway's helpline on 0808 800 2244.