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CC v TD: Contributory negligence when crossing the road
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • October 24 2018

The claimant brought a claim against a motorist on behalf of the estate of her husband (“the deceased”) under the Law Reform (Micellaneous Provisions)

Agent’s pre-sale statements about parking availability on battle axe block not misleading
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 23 2018

In a unanimous decision, the NSW Court of Appeal has affirmed that the respondent real estate agent did not engage in misleading and deceptive conduct

Stop Here, Not There: Court of Appeal Comes to Seemingly Different Conclusions in Two Strikingly Similar Roadway Repair Cases
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 5 2018

Two recent decisions from separate panels of the Ontario Court of Appeal, released the same day, considered similar fact patterns involving

When the 151z cable between employers and site operators snaps
  • McCabe Curwood
  • Australia
  • August 20 2018

Mr Bosevski was injured during the course of his employment on a site that was operated by a company other than his employer. That company caused Mr

Cycling claims - recent case law on contributory negligence
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 24 2018

Under the Law Reform Act 1945, contributory negligence ceased to be a complete defence in common law, instead operating as a partial defence whereby

Motorists’ duty to keep a proper lookout may extend to looking in
  • McCabe Curwood
  • Australia
  • July 12 2018

A passenger leaps from a vehicle driven by his wife during the course of an argument. Did the wife owe her husband a duty of care to prevent her

Dog (Bite) Days of Summer, Part I: Owners Usually, But Not Always, Strictly Liable For Dog Bites
  • Porzio Bromberg & Newman PC
  • USA
  • July 3 2018

As dog owners in New Jersey know, or should know, they are usually strictly liable for injuries suffered by anyone bitten by their dogs. New Jersey

SAAMCo principles and contributory negligence: a reminder for claimants
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 3 2018

A recent Court of Appeal decision has addressed once more the limits on what damages may be sought from a defendant to a professional liability claim

A turning of the tide?
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2018

The Court of Appeal's much anticipated judgment in Singularis Holdings Ltd (in official liquidation) v Daiwa Capital Markets Europe Ltd 2018 EWCA

Withdrawal of class action due to lack of individual cause of action
  • Levitan Sharon & Co
  • Israel
  • April 24 2018

A class action is a claim filed on behalf of a group of people which allows all of the individual claims to be resolved in a single proceeding brought