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Real Estate Quarterly Summer 2017 17 Case round-up
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • October 3 2017

A consortium of developers, including Persimmon Homes, instructed civil engineering consultants, Arup, to investigate a Welsh industrial site for


Storytelling: are Insureds permitted to embellish their narratives in support of claims?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • July 21 2016

Yes - to an extent. In the case of Versloot Dredging BV and another (Appellants) v HDI Gerling Industrie Versicherung AG and others (Respondents)


One's mistake is just one mistake
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • February 4 2016

In Capita (Banstead) 2011 v RFIB Group Limited (2015), the Court of Appeal considered the law relating to continuing breach of contract and duty, and


One serious incident was not sufficient to support claims for workplace stress
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • October 27 2014

The claimant in Boylin v The Christie NHS Foundation, who had been an associate HR director at the Trust, maintained that she had suffered workplace


Titanic victory for SPV in negligence case against property valuer
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • October 23 2014

In the landmark case of Titan Europe 2006-3 plc v Colliers International UK plc (in liquidation) 2014 EWHC 3106 (Comm), the High Court of England


Introduction to civil proceedings in England
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2013

English civil law essentially comprises legislation by Parliament and decisions by the courts. There is no civil code. English courts may not


Valuers negligent for failing to value in accordance with RICS guidelines lenders partially negligent for failing properly to assess borrower’s creditworthiness
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • April 4 2013

Webb sought damages from E.Surv, a firm of valuers, in respect of the alleged negligent valuation of two properties for mortgage purposes. Webb had


No liability where accidental fire spreads to adjoining premises
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • December 20 2012

Stannard ran a business supplying tyres and stored some 3,000 tyres on its premises.


What really caused the investor's loss?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • September 20 2012

The English Court of Appeal has overturned a High Court decision, which awarded only nominal damages to a customer who had relied on negligent investment advice on the ground that the loss in question was not caused by the bank's negligence but by unprecedented market turmoil, which was not foreseeable and therefore too remote.


Introduction to civil proceedings in England
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • September 29 2011

English civil law comprises essentially legislation by Parliament and decisions by the courts.