Reportage: LEI’s future in the balance


Ever since Lord Justice Jackson published his Review of Civil Litigation Costs at the start of last year, the controversial topic of legal expenses has barely been out of the headlines. More recently, former Secretary of State for Justice, Jack Straw, further fuelled the debate by renewing calls for a ban on referral fees, a move many industry experts predict will be the final nail in the coffin for after-the-event (ATE) insurance.

But is the end really nigh for ATE? While Jackson’s

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected].

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have an Insurance Age account, please register now.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: