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Civil Liability Act 2018 receives Royal Assent on 20th December 2018
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • January 9 2019

The news that the Civil Liability Act 2018 received Royal Assent on 20th December 2018 may have passed many by due to the Christmas Holiday period


The Kenya Emergency Group Litigation concludes
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • December 21 2018

After over 2.5 years of trial the Kenya Emergency Group Litigation (“KEGL”) has finally concluded. All claims against the UK Government (the Foreign


Miller v The Metropolitan Police
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2018

The Claimant, Mr Miller, brought claims for assault, false imprisonment and malicious prosecution against the Met Police arising out of an incident


Inquest touching the death of Nigel Thomas Handscomb
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • December 4 2018

Nigel Handscomb was a 65 year old gentleman with a history of bipolar disorder, which was managed well with lithium. On the 18th August 2017, Mr


GP practice principals not vicariously liable for religious activities of locum GP: Brayshaw v The Partners of Apsley Surgery
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2018

The High Court today dismissed a claim brought against the Partners of Apsley Surgery relating to the conduct of a locum GP, Dr Thomas O'Brien. The


A tendency to physical abuse: Upper Tribunal clarifies scope of Equality Act in education context
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2018

Home Latest News A tendency to physical abuse: Upper Tribunal clarifies scope of Equality Act in education context The Upper Tribunal decision in


Susanna Bennett considers vicarious liability of a small company for a late night assault by its managing director
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • October 19 2018

In Bellman v Northampton Recruitment Limited 2018 EWCA Civ 2214 the Court of Appeal has found that a company is vicariously liable for the violent


Successful defence of a multimillion pound occupational stress case: Piepenbrock v London School of Economics
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • October 5 2018

Following a ten day trial in July, Nicola Davies J has dismissed a claim brought by a teaching fellow against his former employer, the LSE. The claim


The ‘Illegality’ Defence rears its ugly head again.
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • September 18 2018

In the Judgment in Stoffel v Grondona 2018 EWCA Civ 2031 handed down on 13th September 2018, the Court of Appeal held that a solicitors’ firm was


Damages in Motor Fraud Cases
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • September 18 2018

In cases of proven motor insurance fraud there are a number of punitive measures which can potentially be visited upon perpetrators. Proceedings for