We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 27

Periodical payment orders in catastrophic injury claims

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 24 2013

Periodical payment orders (PPOs) have been available as a litigation tool for over 20 years for high value personal injury (PI) claims. When they

Defendant entitled to rely on surveillance evidence disclosed close to trial; in the circumstances this did not amount to trial by ambush

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 8 2011

On 1 February 2011 the Defendant sought permission to use surveillance evidence at a trial due to commence on 14 March 2011, only six weeks later

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

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • 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
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • 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

Fraud - Claimant imprisoned for contempt of court

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 12 2011

Claimant exaggerated his claim and signed statements of truth on documents containing false information

Shapoor v Promo Designs and Motor Insurers Bureau

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • 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

Personal injury claims in Ireland - an alternative approach

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • August 26 2011

As the UK Parliament considers the management of costs in litigation in England and Wales, Kennedys’ Dublin office assesses the impact in Ireland of the Personal Injuries Assessment Board

Crash for cash scam man jailed

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 13 2009

A 24-year-old man has been jailed for four and a half years after admitting his part in a £1.6m "crash for cash" conspiracy in Greater Manchester

Low velocity impacts

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 10 2010

The claim arose out of a road traffic accident in 2008

Counter fraud: Jackson’s collateral damage?

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 11 2013

Recent figures released by the ABI tell us that insurers successfully identified £1 billion worth of fraudulent claims in 2011