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A&E receptionist found negligent for giving misleading waiting times - Michael Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
  • Stewarts
  • United Kingdom
  • October 11 2018

The Supreme Court has unanimously upheld the appeal of the claimant and found that an A&E receptionist was negligent when she provided the claimant


Causation disputes in brokers' negligence claims following coverage declinature to be determined on a "balance of probabilities" basis October 2018
  • Beale & Company
  • United Kingdom
  • October 11 2018

In a judgment of particular relevance to those involved in claims against insurance brokers, the High Court rejected a Claimant's submissions that


Shakespeare v Martin - Motorcyclists Beware
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • October 11 2018

The case of Shakespeare v Martin relates to a liability only High Court trial in respect of a road traffic accident on 9 June 2015. Mr Shakespeare was


Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust and the Supreme Court
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • October 10 2018

I have previously written about the case of Darnley following both the High Court judgment (in a LexisNexis article in August 2015 1) and the Court


Supreme Court rules receptionist negligent over misleading waiting time
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 10 2018

The Supreme Court today delivered a landmark unanimous judgment in the case of Michael Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust which will have


Should the NHS pay damages for incorrect advice about waiting times?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • October 10 2018

The Supreme Court has recently had to consider this conundrum in the case of Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust. Mr Darnley went to A & E


Vicarious liability: Barclays Bank v Various Claimants
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • October 1 2018

With the recent decision of Barclays Bank -v- Various Claimants July 2018 it is worth looking at the concept of vicarious liaility again. This case


Fraudulent claimants entitled to damages from negligent solicitors
  • Beale & Company
  • United Kingdom
  • September 18 2018

Professional Indemnity Insurers will be interested in a recent Court of Appeal decision which found that it is not in the public interest to refuse a


Negligence knee surgery results in amputation - negligence claim settled for £150,000
  • Boyes Turner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 30 2018

At 75, David’s routine knee replacement operation went wrong when the surgeon cut the popliteal artery. The wound became infected eventually


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