Disease Brief - December 2016

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Welcome to the latest edition of Disease Brief.

Headlines in this edition include:

  • Ministry of Justice to announce its discount rate decision
  • Consultation to increase the small claims limit
  • Review to extend the fixed recoverable costs regime
  • The civil courts structure review: removing the ‘A’ from ‘ADR’
  • Transforming the Scottish civil justice system
  • Decline of noise-induced hearing loss workplace cases over last decade
  • Mesothelioma: multiple drugs trials and specialist service for military personnel
  • U-turn on plans to delete company records
  • The Third Parties (Rights against Insurers) Act 2010: in force from 1 August 2016

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