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The next healthy workplace challenge
  • Travers Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 3 2018

Anthony Judge and Jon Gibson discuss whether increasing public awareness of the impact of building design on the work environment and staff health

Insurance brokers’ negligence: the approach to causation
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2018

The court has provided useful clarification on the approach to causation in claims against insurance brokers, in particular what a claimant has to

Unreasonable Conduct in the First-tier Tribunal
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • July 14 2016

On 22 June 2016, the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) gave judgment in three conjoined appeals concerning the proper interpretation of Rule 13 of the

Assignment of cause of action
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 24 2011

There is no reason in principle why a right to receive compensation for personal injury caused by negligence cannot properly be regarded as a legal thing in action but the assignment to the claimant in this case was void as she had no legitimate interest in the claim.

Job references
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • September 30 2011

From a legal perspective, it has been recognised for some time that an employer’s duty of care extends to cover the provision of references.

References legal issues
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • September 27 2011

The issue of references is one which I am asked to advise on from time to time as, understandably, employers are concerned regarding possible comeback if, in particular, a negative reference is provided.

Request for disclosure of a doctor’s claims history
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 23 2011

In a claim being managed by Kennedys, the court orders that a Part 18 request for information must relate to the circumstances of the individual case.

Insurance contract law: update on disclosure and representation
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 7 2011

Since the Law Commission and Scottish Law Commission’s (the Commissions) joint review of insurance contract law began in January 2006, we have regularly reported on its progress.

Where a defendant has agreed to indemnify a claimant in respect of actual liabilities, the defendant is not estopped from challenging the existence or amount of the claimant’s liability to a third party
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 17 2011

The Claimant was engaged by a company to provide engineering services for buildings which subsequently sustained substantial damage.

Trustees and investment losses
  • BDB Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 4 2011

Trustees should be cautious about embarking on litigation and may require the approval of the Court to do so.