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Abuse Aware | February 2020


Welcome to the latest edition of disease and abuse Aware.

The articles cover a wide range of topics from limitation in Scottish abuse cases to asbestos in beer. Nothing stands still for very long in legacy litigation and we hope to keep you as up to date as possible.

If you want to know more about any of the topics discussed, or anything else in this diverse field - please contact the team.

AWARE 20/03/2020

A Matter of consent

The Central London County Court has found for the defendant in a sexual abuse claim centring on the challenging issue of consent. Daniel Tyler, Associate, who acted on behalf of the defendant, considers the decision and its potential impact on other similar claims. 

AWARE 20/03/2020

A Bitter Taste

The adverse health issues caused by asbestos have been reported since the first UK death associated with asbestos was recorded in 1907.