The Guardian: Justice Secretary considers banning Referral Fees in car accident and personal injury cases
June 29, 2011 at 9:00 AM
The Justice secretary Ken Clarke says he may consider banning referral fees paid by lawyers in car accident and personal injury cases
Welcoming the decision to consider banning referral fees, John Spencer, a solicitor who has campaigned against them, said: "I am thrilled that many legislators have finally woken up to the fact that referral fees are the rotten core of dysfunction in the personal injury market in this country."
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