Anna Morris explains the legal situation and why it's important to make one.
Michael Young takes a look at common issues and what you can do to make things right.
Who's responsible if you have an accident while working on a construction site in the UK? What if you're working abroad for a British company?
With pension scams reportedly costing us £4billion every year some are predicting them to be the next financial scandal. Michael Young, from our professional negligence team, has outlined the steps you can take to avoid falling victim to a scam.
Writing for The Times Lime's Steven Baylis argues that the new food labelling rules will save lives. Read the full article
No one wants to defend dishonest behaviour or excuse it from punishment, but are threats of criminal charges combating fraud or deterring honest claimants from pursuing their claims further? Writing for the Law Society Gazette, Lime's Mark Jackson explores the issue and how it might develop in the future as claimant lawyers are slowly removed … Continue reading Do Threats of Criminal Charges Help Deter Fraud?
I have just returned from a very informative and enjoyable two days at the APIL advanced brain and spinal cord injury conference at the Celtic Manor Resort, Newport. It was great to catch up with many other solicitors handling complex high value claims. There were some fantastic speakers, covering a wide range of highly interesting … Continue reading APIL Advanced Brain & Spinal Cord Injury Conference 2019
A 21-year old Leicester woman has received a £320,000 pay-out from a GP’s Defence Union after a missed developmental dysplasia of the hip. This condition is sometimes called a congenital hip dislocation, suffered at birth and it was not treated until the woman was 23 months old. She was treated with open reduction and relocation … Continue reading Leicester Woman Gets £320k Pay-out After Missed Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip Over 20 Years Ago
The BBC yesterday, following an undercover investigation by Olivia Davie for their Panorama programme, published a shocking report into care provided at Whorlton Hall, a specialist hospital caring for the vulnerable. The investigation uncovered multiple instances of the threat of violence and six care workers also told the undercover reporter that they had deliberately hurt … Continue reading Whorlton Hall – Shocking Treatment of Vulnerable Adults
Alistair Spencer, one of our specialist inheritance dispute solicitors, takes a look at what farming families need to know about succession planning and wills. Read the full article at Farmers Guardian