TITLE

Opinion: Jeff Zindani

PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Lawyer;2/24/2003, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses how insurance companies have not been forced to change along with the reforms made in the personal injury sector. He notes how the introduction of procedural rules regarding accident law in Great Britain has undergone drastic change since 2000 and how insurance companies have made an effort to influence public opinion regarding personal injury law regulation.
ACCESSION #
67706874

 

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