TITLE

Associated Newspapers pans libel charge 'lottery'

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Joanne
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;9/19/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 36, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Associated Newspapers' head of the legal department Harvey Kass has criticized the British postcode lottery enabling niche law firms to charge costs equal to the major firms in undertaking libel cases on conditional fee arrangements. High cost of defending one article; Inequality of the postcode system.
ACCESSION #
18405118

 

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