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Client Alerts 29/04/2020
Over the last few weeks since restrictions and full scale lockdown were imposed, we have seen both national and local court guidance in response to the latest coronavirus guidance and restrictions. This factsheet aims to provide a summary of the key court directions and contains links to the full guidance and protocols. This was last updated on 29 April 2020.
Welcome to the latest edition of Professional & Financial Risks Aware. The articles cover a wide range of topics that affect our market including cladding claims, peer-to-peer lending, preserving privilege, non-party costs orders and Morrisons v various claimants.
Could we be experiencing the beginning of a new wave of mass claims?
Jonathan Anslow and Ruth Lawrence addressed the annual Professional Indemnity Conference in Cambridge on 9 July examining the claims they were seeing, the trends and the defences open to professionals.
On 28 March 2019 the MoJ released a consultation on the extension of Fixed Recoverable Costs (FRC) in Civil Cases and this consultation process closed on 06 June 2019.
The subject of sexual harassment in law firms and other professional services businesses has hit the headlines over recent months.