February 9, 2012
The Times "In the City" column, Edward Fennell speaks to Spencers Solicitors' John Spencer on Alternative Business Structures (ABS) and the banning of personal injury referral fees.
"So do you want your personal injury claim to be business process outsourced? John Spencer, the campaigning anti-referral fees lawyer, has his doubts. 'It is already apparent that the new world of alternative business structures stands to undermine the Government's objective in banning referral fees,' he says. 'The introduction of private equity at Parabis will potentially be more concerned about commercial performance than it will about the rights and welfare of injured people.'"
Read the full article Injured Feelings? on The Times website (subscription required).