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Got it covered: solicitors’ PI insurance will cover awards for service-level complaints

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 2 2009

Many solicitors seem to be unaware that their professional indemnity cover includes 'any amount paid or payable in accordance with the recommendation of the Legal Services Ombudsman or any other regulatory authority to the same extent as it indemnifies the insured against civil liability'

Shapoor v Promo Designs and Motor Insurers Bureau

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 12 2009

On 8 January 2006 a car driven by Mr Shapoor was involved in a collision with a car owned by Promo Designs and driven by Mr Anwar

Low velocity impacts

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 10 2010

The claim arose out of a road traffic accident in 2008

Two-pronged attack: discount rate review

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 3 2012

The Ministry of Justice has published a consultation into the methodology used by the Lord Chancellor in setting the Discount Rate for personal injury damages

Reducing liability for NHS charges

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 12 2010

Following legislative changes in recent years, defendants and their insurers will know that NHS charges are now recoverable in all personal injury cases, where the accident occurred on or after 29 January 2007

Wilkinson v Churchill Insurance Company Ltd; Evans v Equity Claims Ltd 19.5.10

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 15 2010

Where a person insured to drive a car is a passenger in the car which he has permitted to be driven by a non-insured driver, and is injured through the negligence of the driver, by virtue of s.151(4) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 (RTA) the insurer is bound to compensate the passenger

Personal injury multi-track code

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2008

A number of Claimant firms have signed up to a voluntary code of practice that will be run on a pilot basis, commencing this spring

Credit hire refusal of defendant’s offer to replace vehicle, claimant’s entitlement to damages

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 31 2008

There have recently been several cases at first instance regarding a Claimant’s failure to mitigate loss and the recoverability of hire charges

Damages Act 1996: the discount rate. How should it be set?

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 23 2012

The basic principle for any award for compensation in a personal injury claim is to try to put the Claimant in the same position he would have been in if he had not been injured