Archive for March, 2016

TechnicalPoint

Today I was instructed by an insurance company to go and kick out a claim against some builders who had accidentally burnt down a house in which they had been working.  Despite the fact that the builders’ insurers had accepted responsibility, today they wanted to get out of paying a single penny simply due to […]

March 29, 2016 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including The Queen’s Counsel Lawyer’s Omnibus. He offers almost all of his cartoons for sale at £120 for originals and £40 for copies and they can be obtained from this email info@qccartoon.com.

March 28, 2016 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Is there Legal Trouble Ahead for Home Depot?

Consideration has been given for the editing and publishing of this post The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CSPC) just released some incredibly disturbing news. It seems the home repair giant Home Depot has been selling recalled goods. Between the items the company left on its shelves and offered directly to consumers, as well as those […]

March 24, 2016 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Minors With Sentences Of Life Without Parole Getting A Second Chance in the USA

Consideration has been given for the editing and publishing of this post We have all done something that we aren’t proud of, and as anyone knows, it is hard to make up for our sins. When it appeared that perpetrators of heinous crimes were getting younger and younger, there are those who stood up and […]

March 24, 2016 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Lawyerville

Why is it that lawyers have to complicate everything?  Today chambers were deciding whether to take up the offer of sponsorship from a book publisher for a seminar day that they are holding in a few weeks time.  Worth all of £250.  But the amount wasn’t going to stop some of the great minds our […]

March 22, 2016 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including The Queen’s Counsel Lawyer’s Omnibus. He offers almost all of his cartoons for sale at £120 for originals and £40 for copies and they can be obtained from this email info@qccartoon.com.

March 21, 2016 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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The Anatomy of a Good Opening Statement: 7 Winning Tips

Consideration has been given for the editing and publishing of this post “Who wants to hear a good story?” That is what jurors will hear when it’s time for opening statements. You might hear money; your client might hear an out of jail free card, but the person for which you are writing the opening […]

March 15, 2016 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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In my dreams

“What would be your dream life, BabyB?” It was OldRuin again, having had time to mull over what I’d said to him yesterday. “I’ve no idea,” I replied. “But I guess it’d have to involve having financial security for my mother. Maybe pay off her debts, get her a bigger house.” “And what would you […]

March 15, 2016 · Tim Kevan · 3 Comments
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Monday morning with Alex Williams’ cartoons

This cartoon is by Alex Williams who draws the Queen’s Counsel cartoons for The Times and in numerous books including The Queen’s Counsel Lawyer’s Omnibus. He offers almost all of his cartoons for sale at £120 for originals and £40 for copies and they can be obtained from this email info@qccartoon.com.

March 14, 2016 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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Legal Aid Tightens Restrictions On Lawyers Taking On Refugee Cases

Consideration has been given for the editing and publishing of this post The organization Legal Aid Ontario is clamping down on rules about which lawyers are allowed to take refugee cases. Over the past four years, claims have been made that there are a vast number of Hungarian Roma refugees who were supposedly being represented, […]

March 8, 2016 · Tim Kevan · Comments Closed
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