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Fundamental dishonesty clause enacted
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

Section 57 introduces a provision which compels courts to dismiss the entire personal injury claim where the claimant has been found to be


Market news
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

The Ministry of Justice has announced that the panel to advise the Lord Chancellor on setting the discount rate for personal injury damages has now


The skylight’s the limit
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

The Claimant sustained severe injuries while trespassing on school grounds on a weekend afternoon with a group of other youths.The group had spent


Shameless aggression breaks chain of causation
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

The Claimant brought a claim in trespass against the person,for damages for personal injury following being thrown from the bonnet of a car


Railing against the careless
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

The Claimants were the personal representatives of their son who had suffered serious head and spinal injuries in an accident, rendering him


Guarding against incompetence
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

In 2002, the six year old Claimant (who could not swim) visited the swimming pool with his father and older brothers, who could all swim.He was found


Edwards v London Borough of Sutton case to be appealed
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

The claim involved Mr Edwards, who decided to cross a small stone arched 150 year old “ornamental” bridge. Whilst crossing the bridge ahead of his


Landmark mesothelioma claim ruling
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

International Energy Group (IEG), a solvent Guernsey company, employed Mr Carré for 27 years. Mr Carré was exposed to asbestos dust during


Claimant tripped up by causation arguments
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

Fuller had been employed as a receptionist and had been tasked with delivering post to different areas of the office.While delivering post she had


Friend lends a helping hand
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2015

The Claimant, a friend of the Defendant, had been helping him renovate his recently purchased house.The Claimant cleared branches from the grounds