David Haigh

Ex-Leeds Utd MD fails to overturn costs award against fellow solicitor

16 February 2017By Gazette reporter

David Haigh applied to Westminster Magistrates’ Court to bring a private prosecution against Peter Gray.

Kim rivera

Be more diverse or we’ll withhold 10% of your fees, IT giant tells firms

15 February 2017By

US technology company HP issues diversity mandate, telling law firms ‘we can all do better’.

Litigation funder launches $200m US investment vehicle

15 February 2017By

IMF Bentham launches $200m vehicle to finance US cases and investments.

Zoe gascoyne

Solicitors to ‘vociferously oppose’ fee cuts

14 February 2017By

Criminal law groups say Ministry of Justice plans to reform litigators’ graduated fee scheme are ill-conceived.

Michael Fallon

Solicitors attack MoD compensation plans for soldiers

14 February 2017By

Law Society says removing legal representation will create a 'David and Goliath' situation.

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Essar oil rig

Litigation funding: capital gain

28 November 2016By

Excalibur went against third-party funders on important costs issues, but the sector was delighted by Tomlinson LJ’s assertion that the sector is now mainstream.

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February 2017 – Enter the new era

LF Feb 17

December 2016 – The final battle - Jackson forges ahead on fixed costs

LF Dec 16

August 2016 – Proportionate costs answers

LF Aug 16

June 2016 – Transformation of the costs lawyer

LF June 16

April 2016 – Weaponising Part 36

LF Apr 16

February 2016 – Adapting to small claims rise

LF Feb 16

December 2015 – Issue 100: fixed costs

LF Dec 15