Monthly Archives: June 2013

Is the Mediation Agreement enforceable?

In the recent case of Frost v Wake Smith & Tofields Solicitors [2013] EWCA Civ 772, the mediator was said to have “performed a small miracle in producing an agreement in principle which ultimately matured into a perfected agreement pursuant … Continue reading

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Mediation – can you afford not to?

Mediation for civil disputes isn’t free unless one of the party’s has no means to pay and can access the free mediation service at LawWorks. Additionally there’s a court service which is accessible once a small claim is issued and both … Continue reading

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Mediation – an opportunity not to be missed?

Much has been written recently about the Government’s proposals to change the availability of legal aid. Some judges have identified the problems of the absence of legal aid for those who pursue litigation in person. After describing as ‘depressing’ the … Continue reading

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