Civil Liability

Breakthrough judgment in NHS contempt case

In a landmark judgment handed down earlier today Mr Justice Spencer made 14 separate findings of contempt of court by the Defendant in the course of his claim for damages… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Christian Du Cann, James Todd, Sadie Crapper Date

Fundamental Dishonesty Appeal Rejected

Following Emma Corkill’s previous update on London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games v Haydn Sinfield [2018] EWHC 51 (QB) and Razumas v Ministry of Justice [2018] EWHC… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Emma Corkill Date

Justice Secretary announces Civil Liability Bill

The Justice Secretary, David Gauke, announced on 20 March 2018 that he will unveil the Civil Liability Bill which will include changes to compensation for whiplash claims including: setting fixed… Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Large loss section 57 cases coming thick and fast

Emma Corkill writes by way of brief update on the fast moving PI fraud arena to report on two recent cases involving section 57 of the Criminal Justice and Courts… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Emma Corkill Date

Alison Foster QC Wins ‘Professional Discipline Silk Of The Year’ At The Chambers UK Bar Awards

Alison Foster QC has won ‘Professional Discipline Silk of the Year at the 2017 Chambers UK Bar Awards, which were held at The London Hilton on Park Lane. Chambers UK describes… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Alison Foster QC Date

Judgment on allocation of burden of proof in group litigation

Stephen Kosmin acted for the Foreign & Commonwealth Office in Kimathi and others v Foreign and Commonwealth Office [2017] EWHC 203 (QB), in which Stewart J determined preliminary issues concerning… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Stephen Kosmin Date

Professional Liability Seminar

Chaired by: Marion Smith QC Topics to be covered by speakers include: Professional Negligence Spiralling into Misconduct: When sorry seems the Hardest Word (James Ramsden QC and Rosie Scott) Insurance Brokers’… Read more »

CategorySeminar Archive Author Marion Smith QC, James Ramsden QC, Adam Robb QC, Edmund Townsend, Rosie Scott, David Hopkins Date

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