An action was brought by a Claimant child for serious injuries she sustained in a road traffic accident. She recovered 90% of her claim in a liability trial however it was agreed between the parties that a preliminary issue should be tried as to whether her severe developmental abnormalities had been caused by the accident.
Here is a typical statement from a consumer, who has already been persuaded to purchase a time share contract. After being manoeuvred into another sales presentation, it will go something like this;
Naveed Iqbal, an Uber taxi driver accused of sexually assaulting two of his passengers in Leeds, has lost an appeal to keep his private hire licence. Leeds City Council claimed Naveed Iqbal used his brother’s Uber driver login whilst he was away and assaulted two women on separate occasions.
Last year, Richard Wright QC and Craig Hassall secured the conviction of restaurant owner Mohammed Zaman for manslaughter by gross negligence in what is thought to have been the first such case involving food allergies.
In determining whether to impose vicarious liability the court has to consider what sort of relationship has to exist between an individual and a defendant before the defendant can be made vicariously liable in tort for the conduct of that individual?
We are delighted to announce that Chambers and Partners 2018 has included rankings for 11 Junior Barristers and 3 Senior Barristers, ranging across seven different practice areas.
Lorna Howlett (1) Justin Howlett (2) v Penelope Davies (1) Ageas Insurance Ltd (2)  EWCA Civ 1696. On 30th October 2017, the Court of Appeal finally settled whether fundamental dishonesty needs to pleaded before a Defendant can rely on CPR 44.16(1) to set aside QUOCS.