Defended Claims and Court Delays Update

Defended Claims The HM Courts & Tribunal Service (HMCTS) has introduced new practice directions for Defended Claims to include mandatory mediation for the “Small Claims Track”, introducing a new track called the “Intermediate Track”. We anticipate that the change will have a positive impact and expect to see an increase in small claim cases reaching…

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Sector Spotlight: Debt Recovery in the Healthcare Sector

With budgets across the healthcare sector and the NHS in particular already tight, managing and recovering outstanding debt has never been more important for organisations operating within this industry. Debts can take many forms – from private patients who owe money for services they have accessed, to commercial debt that has accrued internally through the…

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What is debt recovery?

Many people have heard the term ‘debt recovery’ but often, they do not understand precisely what it involves and the process that must be followed. Debt recovery can be both time consuming and resource heavy, so we appreciate how much of a drain it can be on a company’s finance or credit control team. In…

New Year, New Brand

Introducing Our New Brand   We are very excited to announce that we have kicked off the new year with a complete overhaul of both our brand and our marketing strategy. We saw 2024 as the perfect time to invest in our brand, as we prepare to enter an exciting new chapter with our official…

Client Newsletter Autumn 2023

Welcome… To our autumn client newsletter and to all new clients that have recently come on board we hope you’ve all had a good summer. We had a busy one and we are extremely proud to have been re-appointed a place on the prestigious LUPC framework. We have been a supplier on this since 2013,…

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Client Newsletter December 2022

Welcome To our client newsletter and to all new clients that have recently come on board. Please read on for our Christmas opening hours, an update from the recent CSA conference and the cost of living crisis, along with a recap of a couple of our services. LRC Key Christmas dates 2022 Royal Mail First…

Client Newsletter October 2022

Welcome To our Autumn client newsletter, and to all new clients that have recently come on board. Don’t delay, instruct us today! With the current economic climate it would be wise to review your ledgers and send over any late payers to us sooner rather than later, the fresher debt the easier in theory it…

Covid and remote court hearings

Rachael Ward, Head of Litigation at Legal Recoveries & Collections Ltd, considers how the Covid pandemic has impacted litigation procedure and if changes are here to stay. At the outbreak of the pandemic and the lock down that occurred with a speed and extremity that took us by surprise the Court system had to and…