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Miners’ compensation: why did some solicitors take too big a slice of the pie? – The Guardian

“Despite delivering £4bn for sick miners and their families, exploitation by some solicitors cast a shadow over the profession.”

Full story

The Guardian, 8th March 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Clampdown on claims marketing – Ministry of Justice

“Firms that offer cash incentives to attract people to make compensation claims through them – including for personal injuries – will be stopped under new proposals.”

Full press release

Ministry of Justice, 6th January 2011

Source: www.justice.gov.uk

Incentives to sue to be banned as UK tackles compensation culture – OUT-LAW.com

“Claims management companies will be prevented from offering clients cash incentives to bring damages claims if a Ministry of Justice (MoJ) proposal to tighten up the rules comes into effect.”

Full story

OUT-LAW.com, 6th January 2011

Source: www.out-law.com

Miners’ compensation claims website under investigation by MoJ – Law Society’s Gazette

“A no win, no fee website set up to farm former coal miners’ undersettlement claims is being investigated by the government claims regulator, the Gazette has learned.”

Full story

Law Society’s Gazette, 11th November 2010

Source: www.lawgazette.co.uk

Miners’ solicitors to face court action – Law Society’s Gazette

“Solicitors who handled sick coal miners’ government compensation claims are set to appear before courts across the country, as the first known court actions for alleged undersettlement of such claims begin to emerge.”

Full story

Law Society’s Gazette, 4th March 2010

Source: www.lawgazette.co.uk

Solicitors who took millions from miners lose appeal – BBC news

“Solicitors who took millions of pounds from compensation payouts given to sick miners have lost their appeal against being struck off for misconduct.”

Full story

BBC New, 2nd December 2009

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Claims management regulation fees determination – Ministry of Justice

“A consultation aimed at people authorised to provide regulated claims management services in England and Wales under the Compensation Act 2006.”

Full consultation

Ministry of Justice, 3rd November 2009

Source: www.justice.gov.uk


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