LAW SOCIETY PRESIDENT URGED TO CONTACT CO-OP ON PROBATE CALLS
Thursday 07 May 2009 by Deven Pamben: http://www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/law-society-president-urged-contact-co-op-probate-calls
The Law Society’s president has been asked to take up complaints that customers of the Co-operative’s funeral service business are being offered free probate advice from the firm’s legal services department.
CONCERN GROWS OVER PROBATE ‘COLD CALLS’ TO FUNERAL CLIENTS
Thursday 23 April 2009 by Deven Pamben: http://www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/concern-grows-over-probate-cold-calls-funeral-clients
Nigel Dodds, Law Society Council member for Northumbria, said: ‘It is unfortunate that the Co-op sees fit to exploit their connections with the bereaved to an unrelated market when people concerned are not in the best position to make the best choice.’
. . . OR HAS THE LAW SOCIETY GAZETTE A SHORT MEMORY?
Co-op offers legal services through bank branches: Tuesday 07 June 2011 by Catherine Baksi: http://www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/co-op-offers-legal-services-through-bank-branches #