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Eclipse Legal Systems announces ‘Capture’ – a new way to manage leads and improve the client onboarding process

Eclipse Legal Systems – the UK’s leading legal software provider – has announced the launch of Eclipse Capture, a new solution enabling law firms to drive efficiencies in the prospect capture and onboarding process.

July 20th, 2017

New Bath office for leading legal costs specialist Burcher Jennings

Burcher Jennings, leading provider of costs, pricing and funding expertise to the legal sector, has increased its office footprint with the opening of a new Bath office.

July 17th, 2017

Allianz Legal Protection launches new After the Event Scheme with Tozers Solicitors

Allianz Legal Protection (ALP) has launched a new partnership with leading South West law firm Tozers Solicitors LLP. ALP will provide After the Event (ATE) insurance on a range of personal injury and clinical negligence case types to protect customers against the disbursement and adverse cost risks associated with litigation.ALP’s Equity ATE insurance product will provide Tozers’ clients with financial protection against defendant costs and for any unrecovered disbursements incurred during the claim. This will include expert reports, counsel fees and court issue charges in the event that the case loses or is discontinued.

July 13th, 2017

A Decade of Growth – 2016 Results

Reporting on ARAG’s tenth year in business in the UK, Managing Director Tony Buss looks back on what has been a decade of steady growth for the leading legal expenses insurance and assistance provider.

July 13th, 2017

ATE business still growing for ARAG as 10th year results show healthy profit

ARAG plc, the UK legal protection and assistance specialist, has announced 11 per cent growth in consolidated income for 2016, after a decade of trading.

July 12th, 2017

Consistency trumps uncertainty

In another year of turmoil, both at home and abroad we should remember that there are some constants in life.

July 7th, 2017

Burcher Jennings to offer speedy, cost-effective solution for costs claims with new Costs Mediation Service

Pressure from the courts on parties in costs cases, in common with other matters, to use mediation to settle disputes – including a growing number of penalties for parties that decline mediation – lies behind today’s launch from leading costs, pricing and funding specialist Burcher Jennings of a new Costs Mediation Service. The service will help parties to resolve matters with reduced delay, expense and uncertainty – and to avoid the threat of penalties from the courts for declining to mediate.

July 5th, 2017

Eclipse’s Proclaim Practice Management system provides the ability to expand at Deo Volente Solicitors

Established multi-disciplinary firm, Deo Volente Solicitors, has selected the Proclaim Practice Management Software solution from Eclipse Legal Systems, the sole Law Society Endorsed legal software provider.

July 5th, 2017

Modern Litigation Trends Conference 2017

The last 18 months have seen significant growth in the use of litigation funding particularly by large corporate organisations concerned about the financial pressures placed on in-house legal budgets in managing risk and future costs. Such organisations are balancing the opportunities that litigation funding can provide against the costs and returns from litigation activities. Litigation funding facilitates all types of cases from single cases to portfolios of claims. Each proposal presents a unique opportunity to support litigation in a predictable cost effective way whilst maintaining independence and control for individuals and companies involved.

July 4th, 2017

Third Party Litigation Funding growth raises need for Regulation, clarity on costs and sources of funds

Temple launches comprehensive funding litigation guide to increase solicitors’ understanding of funding market

June 29th, 2017