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Law firm goes a bit simple

[28 April 2012] The legal firm Legatec Solutions Ltd has a snazzy new website. Among its many pearls comes this stunner:

‘Our ethos is simple. We provide a first class, high quality service to our clients looking to take their business to the next level without incurring substantial cost implications whilst safeguarding against any compromise on service level agreements/quality.’

Hmm. If that’s the company’s simple ethos, the world can’t wait to read its complicated one.

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