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ACL launches dedicated costs ADR service

The Association of Costs Lawyers has launched an alternative dispute resolution panel which it said aims to give solicitors and their clients another option when dealing with costs disputes.

March 26th, 2015 | No Comments »

Ageing rockers’ ailments – can nothing be kept secret anymore?

The Rolling Stones were apparently “deeply upset” – as anyone would be – after leaked court documents last year revealed confidential medical information on band members. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood, are, it has now been revealed, mortal and subject to the same ravages of age as the rest of us.

March 10th, 2015 | No Comments »

Metropolitan Police loses a third of its costs after failure to engage in ADR

The High Court has sliced a third from the costs of a defendant who won “on every substantive issue” because of failure to engage in alternative dispute resolution (ADR).

February 20th, 2015 | No Comments »

Wales could be focus for ADR in UK, says study

Wales could become the UK’s main hub for ADR by establishing a national dispute resolution centre that would raise funds through offering commercial arbitration, according to a feasibility study.

May 1st, 2014 | No Comments »