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JR v Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundations Trust [2017] EWHC 1245 (QB)

Client Alerts||30/10/2017

Fourteenth Edition of the Judicial College’s Guidelines for the Assessment of General Damages in Personal Injury Cases

Client Alerts||15/09/2017

Personal Injury Discount Rate

Client Alerts||08/09/2017

Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Act 2017 to come into force in October 2017

Client Alerts||23/08/2017

Costs budget exaggeration is misconduct

Client Alerts||17/08/2017

Blackmore v Department for Communities and Local Government 2017 EWCA Civ 1136

Client Alerts||04/08/2017

Lord Justice Jackson's review into Fixed Recoverable Costs (FRC)

Client Alerts||01/08/2017

Sentencing guidelines: Reduction in sentence for a guilty plea – update

Client Alerts||27/07/2017

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Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill

News And Events||20/10/2017

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The Discount Rate - Time to Draw the Line?

Blogs||25/10/2017

Out of your Control: The expanding limits of vicarious liability - Natasha Armes v Nottinghamshire County Council

Blogs||23/10/2017

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Blogs||27/09/2017

Driver disqualification and the case for exceptional hardship

Blogs||25/09/2017

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Disease Aware 8

AWARE||05/10/2016

Welcome to the 8th edition of Disease Aware.

This edition features some of the latest key changes in the changing litigation landscape, including a summary of the first corporate manslaughter conviction for a care home under the new Sentencing Guidelines for Corporate Manslaughter and Health and Safety Offences, and an update regarding Part 36 offers. I certainly hope you find it informative.

We continue with our spotlight feature for each publication, giving our readers a glimpse into the separate teams that comprise our larger disease team, highlighting the type of work they do and the outcomes achieved for our clients. This edition features our experts who specialise in strategic disease.

As always, if you have any queries about anything featured in this issue please do not hesitate to contact me, or any of our key contacts listed overleaf.

 

 

Introducing our Strategic Team

AWARE||05/10/2016

We take a look at our Strategic Team who have over 45 years' experience defending latent legacy claims.

The 'In Force' farce

AWARE||05/10/2016

The Third Party Rights Against Insurers Act 2010: Does it have any immediate effect?

Close... but not close enough

AWARE||05/10/2016

The Court of Appeal dismisses the “near-miss” rule on Part 36 Offers.

Care Homes in the Dock

AWARE||05/10/2016

Corporate Manslaughter Conviction for Care Home.

Abuse and process

AWARE||05/10/2016

In this article Amy Steele discusses a case whereby the High Court found that failing to pay the correct fee on issue was an abuse of process.

Rising Damp: A consideration of landlord's obligations

AWARE||05/10/2016

Alexandra Robinson considers the extent of a landlord's obligations in relation to rising damp.

Knauer: is it the winter of our discontent?

AWARE||05/10/2016

On 24 February 2016 the Supreme Court corrected an anomaly which claimants argued under compensated them in fatal claims based on dependency.

James v Diamanttek Ltd: Appeal Decision

AWARE||05/10/2016

Stephen Croston discusses a case where on appeal the effect of QOCS was overturned and found to be fundamentally dishonest.