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Court considers Part 18 request for further information

United Kingdom - April 26 2018 Although this was not a casualty claim, it raises important points in respect of applications for further information that are made under CPR Part…

Defendant able to recover costs of defending non-personal injury element of claim

United Kingdom - April 2 2018 The claimant brought a claim against the defendant alleging that poor teaching cost him a high-flying legal career. The claim included a claim for…

It is crucial to make clear the terms of any settlement reached

United Kingdom - April 2 2018 The claimant brought a claim alleging that he had sustained psychiatric illness due to suffering from extreme stress during the course of his…

Solicitors able to recover costs against insurer who had settled claims directly with their clients

United Kingdom - April 2 2018 In this case, a firm of solicitors (claimant) had entered into conditional fee agreements (CFAs) with six clients in order to represent them in…

Court assesses duty of care owed by amusement park to injured child

United Kingdom - April 2 2018 On 14 September 2013, the claimant was hit on the side of his face by a golf club which was swung by his friend (J), who had just turned 10. The…