BTE


Phil Bellamy

BTE will not take up the slack from LASPO reforms, warns insurer

Government hopes that before-the-event legal expenses insurance will take up the slack left by legal aid cuts and the end of recoverability – and that its cost will fall – are wide of the mark, a leading insurer has warned.

Read More

Lesley Attu

ARAG scores market first by adding crisis PR support to legal expenses cover

Legal expenses insurer ARAG has teamed up with a public relations firm specialising in crisis communications to offer interested customer groups media relations support as part of their policies.

Read More

Marie-Emmanuelle Schiltz

Legal expenses insurers “in pole position” as customers call for legal services 2.0

Legal protection insurers are best placed to meet the needs of this new generation of internet savvy, self-directed customers, according to the new president of RIAD – the International Association of Legal Protection Insurance.

Read More

Andy Talbot Arag

ARAG adds Oak Underwriting to enhanced offering for high net-worth portfolio

ARAG, a Litigation Futures Associate, has announced a new partnership with specialist high net-worth (HNW) insurer Oak Underwriting to provide legal expenses and home emergency assistance insurance to its HNW portfolio.

Read More

Andy Talbot Arag

ARAG gears up for tax fee protection drive

Legal expenses insurer ARAG is targeting growth in the fee protection insurance market after entering into a partnership with Jim Hoyle, formerly of HLI Insurance Brokers (part of the CCV/Towergate Group).

Read More

Legal Futures Conference 2011Photo by Jonathan Goldberg

Ombudsman: legal expenses insurance is a good thing – if only consumers understood it

Legal expenses insurance is a good thing in the post-LASPO world but consumers have little understanding of it, the Legal Ombudsman warned today. He also highlighted unrealistic ‘no win, no fee’ promises and dubious fixed-fee services.

Read More

Page 2 of 2 Newer posts →