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Access to Justice

Access to Justice

This is a somewhat controversial subject. For one side of the legal profession (the “Claimant side”) “access to justice” is a concept which is of fundamental importance in law and crucial to a developed and functioning society as a whole. After all, without access to it, what good is justice? Of course in some instances […]

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Summary of report of Lord Justice Jackson

FIXED RECOVERABLE COSTS: LJ JACKSON’ S REPORT   Review of Civil Litigation Costs: Supplemental Report – Fixed Recoverable Costs, July 2017 On the 31 July 2017, at a launch event at the Law Society, Lord Justice Jackson presented his Supplemental Report on Fixed Recoverable Costs (“FRC”) which contains recommendations for extending the fixed recoverable costs […]

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