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Abuse of children by foster parents: Who is ultimately responsible?
  • Hugh James Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2017

Today, the Supreme Court handed down the long-awaited judgement about who is liable for the sexual abuse of children in foster care. This decision


Accountability for risks created at children’s recreational facilities
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • October 18 2017

In the case of Van Vuuren v Ethekwini Municipality (13082016) 2017 SCA (27 September 2017) the appellant, Ms Van Vuuren along with her


Finance litigation: the latest cases and issues in October 2017
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2017

There needs to be clear and unequivocal evidence of a promise that a lender would not insist on its strict legal rights before a court will make a


Court of Appeal squashes grape finding in favour of Woolworths
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • October 17 2017

Woolworths has successfully appealed a lower court's finding that its employees were negligent in leaving a single grape on the floor after the store


WA Insurance Round-Up - Issue 4
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • October 16 2017

Contents Case updates Court comments on roles and powers of arbitrators Action struck out where no common law election registered at WorkCover


Marine insurance and accidents in Norway
  • Gram Hambro & Garman As
  • Global, Norway
  • October 12 2017

A structured guide to marine insurance and accidents in Norway


Carriage of goods by sea in Norway
  • Gram Hambro & Garman As
  • Global, Malta
  • October 12 2017

A structured guide to laws covering the carriage of goods by sea in Norway


ACAT: Owners Corporations May Recover Legal Costs Incurred in Pursuing Unpaid Levies
  • BAL Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 5 2017

Section 31 of the Unit Titles (Management) Act 2011 (ACT) (‘UTM Act’) empowers an owners corporation to recover “expenses” ensuing from the wilful or


Football Club, League and Council all liable for severe knee injury to junior AFL player
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 3 2017

Unsuccessful appeal by Football Club, League and local Council against finding of liability in negligence for failing to mark AFL boundary line an


Full Court reverses finding of negligence against a farmer and fencing contractor due to lack of evidence
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 3 2017

In June 2008, a gudgeon pin detached from a gate post attached to a fence containing cattle on a farming property beside a highway in Tasmania. As a