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Round-up
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • January 21 2013

The court was asked to assess damages in a claim for personal injury caused by five years of sexual abuse by a grandfather of his granddaughter


Singh & Ors v Habib (2) AIG 2011 EWCA Civ 599
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2011

Insurers appealed against a judge's refusal to admit fresh evidence concerning allegations of fraud arising out of a RTA


Recent decisions
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • December 16 2011

The claimant was a 10 year old schoolgirl


The discount rate past, present and future
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • December 16 2011

The basis for a claim in compensation in personal injury is to put the claimant in the same position they would have been had they not been injured


Uren v (1) Corporate Leisure (UK) Limited (2) Ministry of Defence (3) David Lionel Pratt & Ors (Syndicate 2525)
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 21 2010

The claimant sought damages for serious personal injuries which occurred in an "It's a Knockout" style fun day organised by his employer (the Ministry of Defence


Drink driving and contributory negligence
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • August 24 2010

Much has been written in the legal press about the relevance of Darren Best v Damion Smyth 2010 EWCA Civ 204 and the court's approach to interim payments


Esdale v Dover District Council 2010 EWCA Civ 409
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • August 24 2010

The test for determining whether or not the Council had taken reasonable steps to see that visitors were safe did not depend upon what standards the Council had set itself


Estelle Maria Clarke v Colin Maltby 2010 EWHC 1856 (QB)
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • August 24 2010

The defendant was ordered to pay the claimant's costs of a quantum hearing on an indemnity basis following their conduct at trial


Post settlement surveillance a warning!
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2011

In 2008 Mr Noble received damages totalling £3,397,000 for personal injuries sustained in a road traffic accident in 2003


Locke v Stuart & AXA 2011 EWHC 399 (QB)
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2011

The claimant failed in his modest claim for personal injuries (valued at £1,500) allegedly sustained in a road traffic accident