Getting married abroad is becoming more and more popular, with holiday providers selling dreams of picture-perfect weddings and zero stress. But with the spike in popularity of destination weddings, there is also an increase in mis-sold holidays and disaster weddings.
Pregnancy and parenting club Bounty has been fined by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for illegally selling 14 million people’s data, breaching approximately 34.4 million data records. We’re fighting for justice for parents and parents-to-be affected, and we want to get compensation for these people.
After suffering a cycling road traffic accident, avid cyclist and lawyer David Bott found dealing with insurance companies an uphill battle. He reflects on his experience, including finding that many cyclists who settle their claims directly with insurers are not getting what they are entitled to.
The Highway Code is set to change so that cyclists will have right of way and increased safety on UK roads. Cycling charities are speaking out to highlight the importance of everybody being more uniform in their behaviour to prevent confusion.
Bott and Co has received ISO 27001 certification demonstrating its strict compliance to the highest standards of information security standards and client data.
Have you ever wondered how many different national cuisines (e.g. Italian, Chinese, Ethiopian, etc) are on offer in the world’s greatest cities? We analysed the restaurant data in Google Maps to find out. New York and London lead the pack of the world’s foodie capitals. Explore the full results.
The UK government announced its plans to introduce the “Whiplash Reforms” which are set to go live in April 2019. We look at what needs to be done to achieve the April 2019 deadline.
The government has decided that in order to reduce fraud and the perception of a compensation culture they will slash the amount of compensation that you, an innocent motorist is entitled to.
This year’s awards saw Bott and Co shortlisted in five categories and we managed to scoop Law Firm of the Year, Technology Initiative of the Year, and Specialist Legal Team of the Year and was highly commended for Employee of the Year and Employer of the Year.
On Thursday 17th November the Ministry of Justice published “Reforming the Soft Tissue Injury (“whiplash”) Claims Process. A consultation on arrangements concerning personal injury claims in England and Wales”.
New data from Bott and Co shows Egypt as the most common winter sun destination for holiday illness claims.
On June 15th, our Senior Partner David Bott, flew out to the small town of Bertren in Southwest France, where he will be taking part in a three day Pyrenean Cycle Challenge.
When Bott and Co was first set up on 22nd January 2001 by David Bott, Gary Froggatt and Paul Hinchliffe, the firm was a small personal injury company with just 23 members of staff.