CMCs face hefty fines under new Ministry of Justice proposals

If proposals by the government are pushed through, rogue claims management companies (CMCs) will face fines of up to 20%…

Grayling assures that whiplash medical panels WILL remain independent

The Justice Secretary, Chris Grayling has reassured that the medical panels that will be set in place to assess the…

Medical panels to be created for whiplash claims MoJ confirms

The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has announced that they are to begin the process of forming medical panels to assess…

SRA shift blame for firms not honouring spirit of referral fee ban

One of the leading figures in the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has insisted that they cannot be held responsible if…

No change to small claims limit, but for how long?

The news that the personal injury industry was hoping and waiting for was announced yesterday as Justice Secretary, Chris Grayling…

Justice secretary ignores pleas to delay legal aid cuts

The Justice Secretary, Chris Grayling, has ignored the pleas of The Law Society and the Joint Committee on Human Rights…

AXA propaganda proposals for whiplash reform dismissed by MASS

Last week seemed to be the week for propaganda, as AXA followed the Health Secretary’s lead of using out of…