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DAS LawAssist, QLP and Novitas announce clinical negligence partnership

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The after the event division of the DAS UK Group announces that they have entered into a new arrangement with specialist lender for the legal profession, Novitas, to provide solicitors with ATE insurance and funding for disbursements in clinical negligence cases.

October 24th, 2016

Take part in PI sector survey – First4Lawyers


First4Lawyers has launched its second annual State of the Market survey, designed to gauge the challenges facing the personal injury sector and build a comprehensive picture of the market.

October 21st, 2016

Client’s best interests, law firms and advice on time limits

Paul-Bennett for Legal Futures

When acting for clients we are always aware of any relevant time limits of their case. In common with most firms, we use our various systems to record and flag up the time limits to ourselves and advise the client of them in our initial review of their case.

October 21st, 2016

Search Acumen comments on today’s HMRC property transaction data

Andy Sommerville

It’s no surprise that the number of property transactions is down again this month, with September’s dramatic fluctuations in the value of the pound and emerging confusion over whether the government will seek a ‘hard’ or ‘soft’ Brexit.

October 21st, 2016

Eclipse implements its Proclaim Debt Recovery Practice Management system at Stenfield Solicitors


Eclipse Legal Systems, the sole Law Society Endorsed legal software provider, is implementing its Proclaim Practice Management Software solution at Stenfield Solicitors, a niche practice specialising in debt collection and dispute resolution.

October 20th, 2016

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The LSB’s proposals for legislative reform: let’s be clear

Caroline Wallace LSB

The publication of the Legal Services Board’s vision for legislative reform of legal services regulation on 12 September has generated a healthy level of interest and debate. This can, on the surface, seem a somewhat dry subject. However, it has an impact not just on existing regulated practitioners, but also on providers of legal services more generally, as well as everyone who uses or benefits from an effective legal sector. And, let’s face it, that’s all of us.

October 25th, 2016