Peers bid to introduce statutory control of third-party "capture" and tighten up referral fee banFriday, 25 November 2011
Peers have launched a bid to curb third-party capture of potential claimants by insurance companies, and also spell out the proposed referral fee ban in greater detail – while carving out an exception for payments to provide a pooled marketing service.
Tags: Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill, legal practice course, personal injury, referral fees, SLAS, supplementary legal aid scheme
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- Wednesday, 22 June 2011
As someone who has been immersed in Jackson from the start (in fact, I broke the story that the review was going to happen), there are a couple of points slightly off the usual Legal Futures agenda that I would like to draw out of the announcements yesterday around the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill.
Tags: CLAF, contingent legal aid fund, Jackson report, legal aid, supplementary legal aid scheme
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