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Expert witnesses and negligence - Riva Properties Limited v Foster + Partners Limited

United Kingdom - January 15 2018 Riva Properties Limited v Foster + Partners Limited [2017] EWHC 2574 (TCC) is packed with delicious details - a world famous architectural firm versus…

When can contractual limitation of liability clause limit a third party’s tort claim?

United Kingdom - August 27 2020 Spoiler-alert: O’Farrell J answered the second question in the negative, leaving the first question unresolved. That said, the court carefully…

Opportunistic Conduct and Good Faith - the line that joint venturers may not cross

United Kingdom - May 16 2018 A genial sheikh and an overly optimistic hotelier enter a Joint Venture to develop a chain of luxury hotels and an online travel business. What could…

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Wright v Lewis Silkin [2016] EWCA Civ 1308, appealing [2015] EWHC 1897 (QB)

United Kingdom - February 21 2017 In negligence case Wright v Lewis Silkin [2016] EWCA Civ 1308, solicitors were successful on appeal: the client’s loss of chance was too remote and…

Stevensdrake Ltd v Hunt [2016] EWHC 342 (Ch)

United Kingdom - June 21 2016 Solicitors, Stevensdrake, sought payment of costs from insolvency practitioner, Hunt. As liquidator, Hunt took action against two former…