There are opportunities for costs lawyers in challenging solicitors’ bills, but Claire Green says they are also the answer to th
With the government intending to extend fixed recoverable costs further, it’s essential litigators engage with current and future reforms, urges Franci
The Ministry of Justice has launched a consultation on extending fixed recoverable costs (FRC) in civil cases worth up t
Reporting systems only give us poor averages about the likely cost or duration of a case, argues Alan Larkin as he mines client data for more accurat
A new pilot scheme intends to bring about a change in attitude to disclosure but its success will require commitment from all concerned, says Francesc
Manchester-based Just Costs Solicitors has gone into administration, according to report
The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has agreed to pay Leigh Day £1m to cover the costs associated with the regulator’s appeal of its unsu
Insurance law firms undertaking defence work for clients under a delegated-authority agreement could face higher VAT bills and potential disputes with clie
Proposals could bring about a more efficient system but must not restrict work required to allow lawyers to bring a claim, say
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