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January 2014

Solicitors’ Negligence?: Lawyers Sued For Not Clarifying that Divorce Means End of Marriage

January 9, 2014 Family Law

Rarely does a week go past these days without a frivolous legal claim being raised or brought to light. This week was no exception. David Allen Green captures this one in a succinct tweet (h/t @nearlylegal): Woman sues lawyers for not advising her that divorce would mean her marriage would end: para 4 of http://t.co/wocOpysEXZ […]

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Evidence Thresholds for Making an Asbestos Claim

January 8, 2014 Compensation

(US Law) Asbestos litigation is a growing area of tort law. With more than 27 million people in the United States having been exposed to asbestos in the workplace and over 100,000 deaths worldwide caused by asbestos-related diseases, there are at least 730,000 US lawsuits filed related to asbestos, many of which have been incorporated […]

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