Article Tag: The Ministry of Justice

Is litigation becoming more elitist?

The reason I ask the question is because, from April 2015, the court fees payable to start litigation are set to sky rocket. The changes will affect all monetary claims over the small claims track limit (£10,000) meaning that it will cost anyone commencing court action, with the help of a solicitor or not, more… Read more »

Mediation: can it really be free?

The Ministry Of Justice has recently announced that some mediation sessions will be funded by the government, but all that is on offer is that separating couples will be offered one free session if one of them is already in receipt of legal aid for help with mediation. In reality though, few cases are resolved… Read more »