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News focus: Don't blow a fuse over online civil court

14 November 2017

The Law Society Gazette looks at how plans for the online court are progressing - and finds that its first few iterations will be considerably less ambitious than Lord Justice Briggs envisaged.

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Alarm over denial of legal rights for road traffic victims

7 November 2017

Ordinary people, including the elderly, will be denied expert legal advice required to navigate the court system and understand essential medical evidence to prove their injury, the Law Society has warned.

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Claimant found to be 'fundamentally dishonest', although it was not pleaded

7 November 2017

The Court of Appeal has ruled that a district judge was entitled to find that a civil claimant was fundamentally dishonest – despite the term not being expressed by the defendant during trial.

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