The Ministry of Justice will make a statement today as to its response to the Jackson consultation. Press leaks suggest that the government will push ahead with ending the recoverability of success fees and after-the-event insurance premium from the losing side.
As usual, Legal Futures is likely to be first to report the details and they invite you to check their site after 3.30pm. (Fingers ready at the keyboard Neil?)
Kenneth Clarke speaking earlier today on: the Today programme. Sounds like clinical negligence claims will be hit as well as other claims.