PI Aware - July 2019
Welcome to the second Keoghs PI Aware. We have brought together news and articles from around our various teams who handle personal injury related work, from the Complex and Catastrophic Loss team to Intelligence and Marine, Ports and Offshore.
Well our politicians never cease to amaze us but whilst the political turmoil keeps the headlines, there continues to be progress in many civil justice areas.
Functional Neurological Disorder (commonly known as FND) is a condition whereby a person experiences neurological symptoms which have no identifiable organic cause.
Interim payments during the life of a claim.
Keoghs’ Complex & Catastrophic Loss team is looking forward to a year of different challenges with the key focus on bringing further insight and added value to clients.
Are fraudsters targeting GAP Insurance claims?
As defendants we consider there to be an element of volenti once a gym member enters a gym setting and starts using the equipment, either when attending classes, using the free weights or participating in one-to-one personal trainer sessions.
So what is limitation?
This case, handled by partner Martin McAleer and Zurich, provides a clear example of the potential impact of the issues described in the article:
On the back of a 6th award-win for Keoghs in the last year, we asked Partner and Innovation Director, Dene Rowe, to reflect on what makes a good insurance law firm.
Elliot Lambert v (1) V J Glover Limited & (2) Carl Friday (AKA Carl Snell)  EWHC 776 (Admlty)