BLM Vision - Thought Leadership

1 August 2017
Civil Litigation Costs Review: Jackson LJ’s latest recommendations for fixed recoverable costs


 

2 February 2017
The what if? series - Legal know how for: Clinicians

 

21 December 2016
Vnuk consultation commences

 

14 December 2016
Travel sickness fraud

 

20 June 2016
Tree root subsidence claims


BLM partner Catherine Mangham talks about tree root subsidence claims, drawing on the recent case of Coventry v Lawrence.

 

22 February 2016
Introducing our Abuse News Blog
BLM's leading abuse claims team brings you the Abuse News Blog! Packed with opinion, guidance and instant up-to-the minute analysis, the Abuse News Blog is the only place you need to go for all abuse claims related news.

 

1 February 2016
The Insurance Act and Enterprise Bill explained
John Lambert, BLM Solicitor discusses the latest developments on the Insurance Act 2015 including the implied term on 'late payment' that will be introduced when the Enterprise Bill is enacted later this year. (Access to this CII video will need a CII password)

 

17 October 2015
Highlights from the Dentolegal Study Day
Dental Protection, in association with BLM, were pleased to present the fourth annual Dentolegal Study day on 16 October 2015. It was hugely popular with over 225 delegates, making this the highest delegate numbers ever seen for this event.


Dentolegal study day – The highlights, London, 16 Oct 2015 from BLM on Vimeo.

 

30 September 2015
RED blog
When agenda shifting legal issues arise, we will make sure you have the essential information at your fingertips. Subscribe to our RED blog today

 

30 September 2015
Vnuk Campaign Animation
Vnuk – an involuntary risk transfer – find out more about the transfer of risk from El/PL policies to RTA policies and how it will affect your business.

 

01 September 2015
Court Reform in scotland
Andrew Gilmour, issued a statement on the changes to the Scottish Civil Court. In the latest video Andrew is discussing the changes with fellow partner Shirley Wyles that was distributed to selected customers.

 

10 August 2015
Allianz Costs decision
BLM successfully appealed a costs decision for Allianz Insurance (Allianz), saving thousands for the insurer and sending an important message to claimants about when it is reasonable to issue court proceedings.

 

24 May 2015
CII Update on commercial lines fraud
In a video seminar from the Chartered Insurance Institute, BLM fraud partner Simon Hammond presents an update on the commercial lines fraud arena.

 

06 May 2015
Introducing The Policy Blog
We are thrilled to announce the launch of our new Policy Blog today, brought to you by the Policy and Government Affairs team at BLM.

 

28 April 2015
Insurance Act update with David Hertzell & Alistair Kinley
It has been six months since the Law Commission’s reforms to commercial insurance law was enacted.

 

25 February 2015
CII CPD Responses
In association with the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), BLM has produced a supplementary resource document that aims to introduce the Insurance Act 2015 for those who are new to it. A copy of the supplement can be downloaded here. This video by BLM experts provides the correct answer for each of the following questions, elaborating on each answer.

 

09 February 2015 No right to cancel, no right to costs
A Court of Appeal could impact thousands of costs cases, as it reveals that not all conditional fee agreements (CFAs) are complying with the 2008 Regulations introduced to protect consumers. Paul Wainwright and Andrew Coyne discuss.

 

01 February 2015
Civil Justice Reforms: The impact on costs

BLM’s director of policy and government affairs, Alistair Kinley, provided an update on Civil Justice Reforms in the latest CPD video for members of the Chartered Insurance Institute. Please note that CII member subscription required to watch the video.

 

19 January 2015
Preparing for the Insurance Bill - Vox Pop
The government introduced the Insurance Bill to Parliament with the aim of supporting the growth of Britain’s insurance industry and helping customers by updating the 100 year-old rules governing contracts between businesses and insurers. BLM partner Terry Renouf and director of policy and government affairs, Alistair Kinley filmed a video for Post Magazine on the Bill.