England's 12 Premiership clubs will share in a compensation pot of around £13m after settling a dispute with the RFU.
Bath ran in seven tries in beating London Welsh 53-26 but both sets of coaches were unhappy with their defensive show.
The Aviva Premiership continues with three mouth-watering fixtures, Exeter’s clash with Leicester is the pick.
World Cup winner Lewis Moody says next year's competition will come too soon for England hopeful Sam Burgess.
Promising Bath wing Anthony Watson has signed a two-year contract extension that runs until 2017.
Flanker Mat Gilbert is to leave Bath Rugby to seek more game time.
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