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Jacobs v Motor Insurers’ Bureau 27.10.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 12 2010

In 2007, Mr Jacobs, a British national resident in the UK, was seriously injured in a road traffic accident in Spain, when he was struck by a car driven by an uninsured driver


MIB untraced driver; limitation period; claim by minor
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 30 2008

The Claimant, a minor, was struck down by a hit and run driver near his primary school in 1993


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


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


Speculation that extended portal delayed
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 3 2013

The Lord Chancellor Chris Grayling has reportedly agreed that extension of the road traffic accident (RTA) portal to higher value motor, employers'


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


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


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


Personal injury multi-track code
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


MoJ’s response to consultation: personal injury claims process & case track limits
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 21 2008

The Government have today published the long awaited and overdue response following the lengthy consultation process carried out last year