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Weightmans lawyer appointed as Judge of the First-tier Tribunal
Weightmans is pleased to announce that Morris Hill has been appointed as a part-time Judge of the First-tier Tribunal.
A sting in the tail of benefits reform: Universal Credit and the CRU
The significance of the implications of this for both claimants and compensators alike are becoming apparent.
Weightmans appointed to government legal services panel
National law firm Weightmans has been appointed to the government’s Crown Commercial Service (CCS) Wider Public Sector Legal Services panel.
The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill – where are we now?
The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill was introduced with the aim of replacing the existing Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
Judge finds fundamental dishonesty after woman exaggerates injury
North East Lincolnshire Council has successfully secured a finding of fundamental dishonesty against a woman who attempted to claim in excess of…
Investigation and intelligence shows a claim to be fundamentally dishonest
North East Lincolnshire Council successfully secured a finding of fundamental dishonesty against a claimant who exaggerated her accident-related…