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Read the latest news about Liddy’s Solicitors, together with updates on the personal injury, clinical negligence and conveyancing sectors.

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The Dangers of Japanese Knotweed

Published on 9th June 2017

This innocent looking plant can be the bane of many homeowner’s lives. And can present very real problems when it comes to buying or selling a home....

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New Cap Imposed on Clinical Negligence Claims

Published on 2nd June 2017

Recently the government has proposed to put a cap on the costs recoverable from a clinical negligence claim that is valued at under £25,000. When people suffer...

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House Prices are 6 Times The Average Wage

Published on 26th May 2017

According to a recent study carried out by eMove.co.uk it was found that the average house price in the UK is 6.05 times the average salary in...

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Pride in Our Profession

Published on 18th May 2017

A campaign was recently launched by the president of the Law Society, Robert Bourns. It was called the Pride in the Profession campaign, and it aims to...

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Election Hits House Prices

Published on 18th May 2017

Surveyors in the UK are the most pessimistic about house prices since the Brexit Vote last year. The recent call for an election has once again increased...

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A Third of All First Time Buyers Struggle With Mortgage

Published on 4th May 2017

Despite the best efforts of the government and lenders alike, a recent study carried out by Nottingham Building Society has found that a third of first-time buyers...

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How to make your house move as smooth as possible

Published on 28th April 2017

Although moving to a new house is an exciting chapter of many people’s lives, it can at times be a stressful one too. Sometimes it can feel...

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What Happens When Your Solicitor Isn’t Clear With You

Published on 21st April 2017

One thing we pride above everything else at Liddy’s is our transparency. We are open and honest with every single client that walks through our doors. Even...

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Tips to Help Sell Your Home

Published on 7th April 2017

It is common knowledge that buying and selling a house is one of the most stressful things you can do. Not least of which is finding a...

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How Conveyancing Can Work For You

Published on 30th March 2017

If not managed properly, buying or selling a house can be a stressful and complicated process. The amount of legislations and restrictions that are necessary for a...

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Personal Injury Reforms

Published on 10th March 2017

Just last month, the Government announced changes to personal injury small claims, in particular car accident whiplash claims. These reforms will come into effect from 1 October...

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What Conveyancing Services do we offer?

Published on 15th February 2017

Are you buying or selling a property? If so, you will need an experienced property solicitor to manage your conveyancing. As well as providing professional services in...

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What services do we offer?

Published on 25th January 2017

Based in Wakefield and Barnsley, Liddy’s solicitors have extensive experience in working on a range of cases throughout the Yorkshire region, including Leeds. Our services are tailored...

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Negligence in Emergency Medicine – A Liddy’s White Paper

Published on 13th January 2017

Mistakes and negligence occur relatively frequently in emergency medicine. The main reason for this is that emergency departments are largely staffed by inexperienced doctors (mainly foundation year...

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Knee Operation Gone Wrong

Published on 13th January 2017

In 2011, a Wakefield woman underwent a knee replacement operation at Pinderfields hospital. Unfortunately the surgeon placed the plastic knee replacement in wrongly and the patient found...

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