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How Covid pandemic may pave way for exaggerated and fake injury claims

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The legal world has had to adapt to these unusual times

The legal world has had to adapt to these unusual times

The legal world has had to adapt to these unusual times

Like all sectors, the legal world has had to adapt in light of the coronavirus crisis.

But there are mounting concerns among those involved in defending personal injury cases that the pandemic may give rise to exaggerated claims.

From virtual courtrooms to judgments delivered via YouTube, uncharted territory has been entered in a bid to maintain legal activity since the world went into lockdown.