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Client Alerts 28/10/2020
The Transport Select Committee has continued the young and novice drivers inquiry it began earlier this year. What did the appearance of the Roads Minister in front of the committee tell us about the Government’s attitude towards this issue?
Client Alerts 21/09/2020
Lord Keen was the driving force behind-the-scenes on the whiplash reforms. Who is expected to take his place, and what is their stance on the whiplash reforms?
Client Alerts 31/07/2020
The 2019 General Election Parliament has faced tumultuous challenges in its first months. With the summer recess beginning, we look back at the priorities and achievements of the political year so far.
Client Alerts 19/06/2020
The personal injury discount rate in NI is currently 2.5%, but the Department of Justice is consulting on possible changes to the legal framework for setting the rate.
For some time now Scottish practitioners have been warning clients about the introduction of Qualified One Way Costs Shifting (QOCS) in Scotland. In 2018 the Civil Litigation (Expenses and Group Proceedings) (Scotland) Act was enacted, setting out the legal framework for QOCS. However, the necessary court rules implementing QOCS are yet to be published.
Client Alerts 12/06/2020
With whiplash reform delayed until next April as a result of COVID-19, it was expected that it would move significantly down the Government’s list of priorities. This week the Ministry of Justice confirmed that is the case.