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Costs Consequences of Late Acceptance of Part 36 Offers: recent guidance from the Court of Appeal
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • July 26 2017

It is a common issue: an early Part 36 Offer is made in a case prior to the claimant party being in a position to fully value a case which transpires


Causation in Medical Consent Cases post-Montgomery: two 2017 cases
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • June 27 2017

So far in 2017 there have been two cases which have clarified the need for claimant parties to establish causation on a conventional basis in cases


Cunyt Tazegul v Brighthouse Ltd
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • June 8 2017

The Claimant brought a claim for damages in respect of personal injuries sustained in a road traffic accident on 29 September 2014 against the


Date of knowledge and Limitation - Lewin v Glaxo - Case Report
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • January 18 2017

In cases concerning an allegation of bodily injury, time for the purposes of statutory limitation does not begin to run until the cause of action


Late amendments, strike outs, summary judgment & remote heads of loss
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • October 14 2016

The High Court has recently handed down judgment in Gonul Guney v Kingsley Napley & Anor 2016 EWHC 2349 (QB). This was a professional liability


Assessing the cost of ATE Premiums
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • July 8 2016

If anyone needs a reminded why the costs landscape for personal injury litigators has changed so dramatically they may not need look much further


QOCS : applies to appeals?
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • May 27 2016

Yes, according to Edis J in Parker v Butler 2016 EWHC 1251 (QB), who held: 3.If (as is likely to be the case here) the claimant's access to


Fixed Costs and Part 36 Offers
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • February 24 2016

What is the effect of a claimant's 'beaten' Part 36 Offer upon their costs in a low value personal injury case within the RTA or ELPL Protocol where


The rise in injury litigation: dodgy claims managers?
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • October 19 2015

An article in the Sunday Times a few weeks ago caught my eye. This revealed the aggressive tactics employed by predatory claims farmers to ensure that


Scrutiny of medical evidence & physiotherapy charges in low-value PI cases
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • August 18 2015

I recently acted for an insurer in a routine low value personal injury case (to which QOCS applied) which had an unusual twist. The claimant