TAC and Loss of Earning Capacity


TAC and the issue of Loss of Earning Capacity The Issue- TAC failing to pay Loss of Earning Capacity Benefits The TAC have a number of rules for a person to qualify for loss of earnings( the income benefit paid in the first [...]

TAC and Loss of Earning Capacity2019-06-24T04:40:18+00:00

Understanding no win no fee arrangements


Understanding no win no fee arrangements The first thing to be aware of is that this is not some special deal in injury cases. The large majority of lawyers will work on this arrangement if it is an appropriate case. We do it [...]

Understanding no win no fee arrangements2019-06-24T04:42:02+00:00

Understanding 25% uplift fees


Understanding 25% uplift fees Many costs agreements have a 25% uplift fee.  We do not charge uplift fees. The uplift fees mean 25% is added onto the total of the Professional Costs. You pay this amount. Lawyers commonly justify the fees in two [...]

Understanding 25% uplift fees2019-06-24T04:42:28+00:00

Legal costs and the TAC


Legal costs and the TAC Did you know that the TAC offer alternative dispute resolution under the TAC protocols?  If your lawyer successfully resolves the dispute with the TAC, legal costs are recoverable from the TAC. The costs paid by the TAC are [...]

Legal costs and the TAC2019-06-24T04:42:52+00:00

TAC helping cyclists


TAC helping cyclists In the past cyclists were not covered by the TAC when injured as a result of a collision with a parked motor vehicle. New laws have now been introduced to give cyclists the same protection that other road users receive from [...]

TAC helping cyclists2019-08-29T00:02:21+00:00

Understanding capped costs


Understanding capped costs Lawyers are now promising to cap your contribution to costs at 10% or 15% of the settlement sum. This means that if you receive $300,000 they take up to $30,000 to $45,000 in legal costs. This arrangement is very dangerous. Be [...]

Understanding capped costs2019-04-22T04:07:31+00:00

Welcome to our new website


Welcome to our new website After a couple of months of planning, we are delighted to announce the launch of our new website. We hope you like its fresh new look. We’ve designed the website to allow you to find the information you [...]

Welcome to our new website2019-06-24T05:13:54+00:00

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