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A question of liability in claims against pedestrians for injuries caused to cyclists
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 2 2018

One of the dangers for commuters cycling along the embankment on London’s East-West Cycle Superhighway is hitting a pedestrian as they cross the


Clearlake Shipping v Privocean Shipping: Master's negligence - no recourse for charterers
  • HFW
  • United Kingdom
  • August 2 2018

In Clearlake Shipping Pte Ltd v Privocean Shipping Ltd, the English High Court found that charterers had no recourse against owners for the master's


Gambling with liability? The Supreme Court distinguishes Hedley Byrne
  • 4 New Square Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • July 27 2018

Yesterday, the Supreme Court handed down judgment in the case of Playboy Club London Ltd v Banca Nazionale del Lavoro SPA 2018 UKSC 43


Can estate agents be liable for breach of warranty of authority and negligence when instructed by a fraudster - an update?
  • Boyes Turner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 13 2018

As we reported in our article earlier in the year, no said the High Court when it considered the question in the case of P&P Property Ltd V Owen White


Parental responsibilities in the corporate sphere: liability for subsidiaries
  • Taylor Wessing
  • Nigeria, United Kingdom
  • June 11 2018

The Court of Appeal has considered whether a UK domiciled parent company can be liable for the acts or omissions of a foreign subsidiary. Background


Court of Appeal considers date of knowledge to set time running for limitation in negligence actions
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 8 2018

The Court of Appeal has held that a negligence claim against a broker of forward freight agreements was time-barred. The limitation period could not


P&P Property Limited v Owen White & Catlin LLP Dreamvar (UK) Limited v Mishcon de Reya 2016 EWCA Civ. 1082
  • 4 New Square Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2018

Article written by Nicole Sandells QC and Nicholas Broomfield of 4 New Square on 23rd May 2018. P&P Property Limited v Owen White & Catlin LLP


Healthcare Update: Negligence - When Does Clinical Become Criminal?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • United Kingdom, Ireland
  • May 18 2018

The case of paediatric registrar, Dr Bawa-Garba has rocked the medical and nursing professions, both in the UK and in Ireland. We look at Dr


Professional Negligence Claims arising out of GDPR
  • 4 New Square Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • May 14 2018

Inevitably it will transpire that mistakes will have been made by professionals giving (often very expensive) guidance on GDPR compliance. Their


Student unsuccessful in claim for negligent teaching against Oxford University
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2018

A degree from one of the UK’s most prestigious universities comes at a price. Thousands of students invest financially and emotionally to compete for