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News And Events 29/07/2021
In a recent case defended by Keoghs Counter-Fraud and LV= General Insurance, an Evans Harding engineer was described as an ‘unimpressive’ witness and his report ‘wrong in a number of material ways’ by the trial Recorder.
Our latest issue of Credit Hire Aware is now available, bringing you all the recent developments from our team and the wider credit hire arena. In this issue, our team cover patterns emerging as a result of the reforms and the potential implications on the market, as well as giving guidance on how to deal with the NVC response stage. There is also a summary of a number of recent successes, including two strategically significant appeal cases handled by the team.
Client Alerts 13/07/2021
An order for Credit hire firm On Hire to pay 60% of First Central's costs was upheld on appeal, after the appeal judge agreed that proceedings had been brought for their financial benefit and that they were the ‘real party’. Partner Gary Herring details the case and highlights potential impacts for future cases.
Client Alerts 25/02/2021
Keoghs acted for the defendant and appellant in this important case which provides guidance on the issues that should be front of mind when considering rebuttal evidence from CHO's. Gary Herring reviews the decision picks out the key points.
Client Alerts 28/01/2021
If credit hire is not brought within stage 2 of the RTA Portal and that portal claim settles, is it an abuse of process for the claimant to subsequently issue proceedings for the credit hire claim?
Whilst it is to be applauded that the majority of the industry on both sides have undoubtedly worked hard to establish and maintain a co-operative approach through the Covid crisis, amongst the minority there is no doubt that the last nine months have starkly amplified some of the kind of behaviours that embody the very worst excesses of the credit hire industry.