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Contract law: Just not cricket

28 September 2015

Contract law: Just not cricket

The basics in contracts must be correct or lawyers can face consequences

This time last year, I wrote an article about the blame game and how life had changed for professional advisers, particularly lawyers, with more clients willing to sue. This came flooding back to me this month, as I noticed that there were no less than four cases brought against law firms in July 2015 alone.

One case was brought by a litigant in person, against an international law firm, and from reading just the first line, you could tell it was hopeless (they lost completely). Another was...

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