Bereaved families to get route to justice thanks to judicial review

There was further good news for bereaved families after the HMRCs (Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs) were told they will have…

Mesothelioma scheme live and accepting online applications

Positive news for sufferers of the fatal asbestos-related cancer, mesothelioma as the scheme set up to help those who can’t…

APIL lead attack on MoJ over plans to scrap mesothelioma recoverability fee exemption

The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) has led attacks on the Ministry of Justice (MoJ), as they revealed plans…

Mesothelioma Act receives royal approval

It is official; the UK now has a Mesothelioma Act 2014 thanks to the bill receiving Royal assent last week.…

APIL slams ‘watered down justice’ for mesothelioma victims

The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) has slammed government ministers for not going far enough to ensure sufferers of…

Lawyers welcome U-turn over changes to mesothelioma claims process

Personal injury lawyers have welcomed the government’s decision to reject the insurance industry suggested changes to the way compensation claims…

Law Society slams fixed recoverable cost plans for mesothelioma claims

The Law Society has slammed ideas proposed by the ABI (Association of British Insurers) and the government to introduce fixed…