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UK personal injury claims: new discount rate
  • CTRL Marine Solutions Ltd
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2017

Last week the Lord Chancellor, Liz Truss, made the long awaited announcement of the new discount rate to be used when setting the multiplier for

Setting the Discount Rate and Achieving Fairness for Victims of Accidents
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • February 27 2017

The discount rate is a very important factor in how compensation for personal injury and clinical negligence claims are calculated. It is particularly

Statute of Liberty: LIBERTY to prioritise safeguarding of the HRA
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • September 19 2016

These are interesting, and challenging, times for human rights law in the UK. There has been a remarkable growth in awareness of human rights as

Transforming our justice system, or denying access to it?
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • September 19 2016

The new Lord Chancellor, Liz Truss, published what she terms as a “historic” paper, “Transforming Our Justice System”. The paper prepared by Truss and

Water e-brief August 2016
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • August 15 2016

Andrea Leadsom has been announced as the Secretary of State at Defra, taking over from Elizabeth Truss. The Minister responsible for water is Therese

Food, Farming and Land Quarterly - Spring 2016
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 29 2016

In the first session of the conference Liz Truss, the DEFRA Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs spoke as did her Labour shadow

Terrence Donovan
  • Kingsley Napley