IMPORTANT UPDATE: COVID-19

  May 1, 2020
Our Personal Injury team hosted a Case Managers webinar on 30 April 2020.
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 Natalie Marrison
  April 27, 2020
When an employee suffers an accident at work through no fault of their own, it can be difficult for them to decide whether to pursue a claim for damages.
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 Natalie Marrison
  April 23, 2020
​We recently reported that an agreement had been set up to extend limitation dates between Claimant solicitors and insurance companies due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation.
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 Natalie Marrison
  April 2, 2020
Commencing this week a large percentage of Court Buildings will close in the interest of following the Government Guidelines.157 of Courts will remain open, dealing with priority work.This represents just 42% of the normal Courts open throughout the Country.
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 Natalie Marrison
  March 30, 2020
​From 1 May 2020, the bereavement award will increase by 16% from £12,980 to £15,120 following The Damages for Bereavement (Variation of Sum) (England and Wales) Order 2020.
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 Natalie Marrison
  March 27, 2020
​In these unprecedented times, litigators wondered how Courts and all parties would cope with deadlines, where delays were inevitable.
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 Natalie Marrison
  March 2, 2020
Following calls by APIL and a parliamentary committee for a full consultation of the scheme, ministers have rejected calls for reformation of the current statutory bereavement award under the Fatal Accidents Act 1976.
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 Natalie Marrison
  January 16, 2020
Last week it was reported that there are 20,000 more children in care in England than there were the last decade. This is an increase of 28%, meaning there are now 78,150 looked after children in 2020, 18,160 of them being subject to Child Protection Plans.
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