Legal News

Solicitor fails in bid to recover costs after terminating CFA

The High Court has upheld a decision that a solicitor was not entitled to recover costs of £12,600 he said were owing after he terminated a conditional fee agreement.

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Judge: Disclosure pilot demands co-operation, not unilateral action

Parties in disagreement over how to proceed with disclosure under the pilot should not stop talking or engage in “point-scoring correspondence”, a judge has warned.

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Law firm fined for holding funder’s money in client account

A law firm which held money on behalf of its then litigation funding subsidiary has been fined for allowing its client account to be used as a banking facility.

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