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Clinical negligence lawyers told to improve their performance

BMJ 2002; 325 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7361.407/a (Published 24 August 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:407
  1. Roger Dobson
  1. Abergavenny

    Fifty of the 200 British law firms involved in clinical medical negligence cases have been told to improve their performance.

    The companies have been told to make a series of improvements, including better vetting of cases before they are taken on.

    A letter from the Lord Chancellor's Department said that research was also looking at whether the practice of “no win, no fee” could be used …

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