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.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 1,889

Dalton v BT Plc
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2015

Although the rules changed on 1 April 2013, success fees are still recoverable where a CFA was entered into before that date. Under the old CPR r45


Bianco v Bennett
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2015

The claimant is the widow of an Italian killed by an English driver in England. Liability was admitted and the claimant claimed on her own behalf


Zurich v International Energy Group
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2015

Supreme Court holds that an insurer must cover a mesothelioma claim in full (even if the total period of exposure was longer than the policy period


Mesothelioma victims remain exempt from costs reform
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 23 2014

There has been a significant legislative focus on mesothelioma claims recently, with a marked focus on protecting mesothelioma victims. The


UK Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment Scheme Regulations 2014 published
  • A&L Goodbody
  • United Kingdom
  • December 3 2014

On 7 November 2014, the Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment Scheme Regulations 2014 (in force from 28 November 2014) were published in the UK. The


Civil justice reforms in the manufacturing and utilities sector where are we now?
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 29 2015

While it remains early days in terms of assessing the overall effect of the reforms, the extension of the portal to employer’s liability and disease


UK: can a settlement agreement be unravelled? Hayward v Zurich Insurance Plc
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 16 2015

The Court of Appeal recently handed down its judgment in this important case, which considered whether a settlement agreement can be rescinded on the


Is management of mental health in law firms an issue for underwriters?
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 4 2015

John Hopkins University research in America recorded that lawyers top the list for depressive illness: they are 3.6 times more likely to suffer than


Workplace crime and risk transfer
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 23 2015

An employee (a chef) has assaulted a colleague (a waiter) during the course of service at an insured restaurant in Staffordshire. The waiter has been


Mesothelioma recoveries
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2015

The Supreme Court has handed down the long-awaited judgment in IEG v Zurich, which concerns the “spiking” of mesothelioma claims to Employers’