BARGATE MURRAY – CIVIL LITIGATION REFORM FOCUS (UK)

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Secretary of State for Justice, Ken Clarke, has published a new consultation on reforming Civil Justice in England and Wales in which he sets out plans to tackle the perceived compensation culture, restore proportionality in costs for court users - particularly businesses - and promote quicker, cheaper alternative dispute resolution where appropriate.

Philip Henson, partner (and accredited mediator) in the City of London law firm, Bargate Murray, reviews the proposals

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Published In: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Updates, Business Torts Updates, Civil Procedure Updates, International Trade Updates, Personal Injury Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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