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Welcome to our August Legal Bulletin

Welcome to the Watson Buckle Legal Bulletin, bringing you up-to-date news and information on the financial matters facing law firms.

This edition looks at Lord Justice Briggs proposals for online courts, the rise of fixed-fee arrangements and the creation of a new price index service following calls from regulators.

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Lord Justice Briggs calls on legal firms to meet the challenge posed by online courts

An important report on the future of the UK’s Civil Court System has recommended a new online court for dealing with all monetary claims up to £25,000.


Price index “will bring transparency” to legal fees

A new private online platform has been created to answer the growing number of calls for greater charging transparency for legal services.


Use of fixed fees continues to rise, survey finds

New research has found that nearly half of all consumer legal services are provided on a fixed-fee basis.


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