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UK firm NewLaw partners with insurance giant

Apr 5, 2013 Cardiff-based personal injury law firm NewLaw Solicitors is joining with insurance giant Ageas to launch Ageas Law. The firm will advise clients making non-fault personal injury claims sustained after a motor…

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UK tech company buys law firm

Oct 16, 2012 Publicly listed tech company Quindell Portfolio is set to participate in the revolution of legal service provision in the UK, as it prepares to purchase a law firm under recent laws permitting non-lawyers to own law…

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Career advice for young lawyers set on partnership

Jul 2, 2012 Young lawyers face different career prospects to to what they might have imagined during law school, with growth slowed and opportunities for promotion to partnership diminishing. This article looks at the ways in which…

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'Tesco Law' begins in England and Wales

Oct 6, 2011 The much anticipated reform to the Legal Services Act has come into force in England and Wales, under which banks and supermarkets are now able to sell consumer legal services. The changes are intended to encourage…

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UK law firms face tough indemnity insurance market

Sep 6, 2011 The UK legal profession is bracing for the implementation of the Legal Service Act in October, which is expected to overhaul the sector by breaking the partnership model and opening legal services provision to a range of…

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