Opinion “One law for the rich” – Andrew Stephenson

12 09 2011

In the final days of the Labour Government, last year an attempt was made to rush through Parliament a Statutory Instrument to reduce the maximum success fee recoverable in “no win, no fee” cases from 100% to 10% of the lawyers’ charges. Read the rest of this entry »


Law and Media Round Up – 12 September 2011

12 09 2011

This was the week of the opening hearing in the Leveson Inquiry with a constant trickle of other new developments in the phone hacking saga.  We posted about the Select Committee hearing and about other developments in the course of the week.   Some new, and potentially very important victims have been identified over the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »