Joe Pendle

Now that the discount rate has changed, what’s next?

Insurers are still reeling from the drastic change in the discount rate that went into effect 20 March 2017. The rate is used to adjust lump-sum compensation payments according to the interest that claimants are...

Minimizing the Need for Claim Handler Review in the UK — STATISTICS

With the “ Jackson Reforms ” — the United Kingdom’s new litigation rules — now in place, solicitors need to find new ways to increase claim handling efficiency. The reforms’ effect on costs naturally requires a...