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Admitting primary liability, subject to causation
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2018

On 23 February 2018, in Worrall v Thomas Cook, DJ Hassall determined the meaning of an admission in a holiday illness case. The Claimant sent a Letter

Personal injury: depression caused by unnecessarily long disciplinary suspension
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 28 2017

Any suspension of an employee pending a disciplinary investigation should be as brief as possible and kept under review. If a suspension continues for

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

Compliance with court directions is essential
  • BLM
  • United Kingdom
  • June 21 2017

The claimants and the Defendant’s insured were involved in an accident in January 2013. The claimants brought court proceedings, and a telephone

Georgia Supreme Court Clarifies Pre-Suit Offer Requirements
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • May 30 2017

On March 6, 2017, the Georgia Supreme Court answered certified questions regarding the application of Georgia’s Pre-Suit Offer statute concluding that

Was the court’s approach to this exclusion clause reasonable?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2017

Every now and again, the English courts hand down a judgment which seems to fly in the face of established law. The recent High Court decision in

The importance of enforcement of a system of work
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • February 1 2017

The plaintiff was employed by Staff Innovations Pty Ltd (second defendant). His labour was hired to Rail Corporation of New South Wales (first

Colorado Marijuana Distributor Wins Battle in “First of Its Kind” Pesticide Exposure Lawsuit, But Is the War Just Beginning?
  • Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani
  • USA
  • April 11 2016

One of Colorado's largest marijuana distributors and growers, LivWell, Inc., successfully moved to dismiss a "first of its kind" class action lawsuit

Baxter v Barnes (ta WE Barnes Tree Surgeons andor Up and Out Platform Hire)
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • September 25 2015

The claimant brought a claim for breach of contract and negligence having been injured when a platform he hired from the defendant toppled over. The

Claiming compensation for accidents outside the EU
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • July 27 2015

During this holiday period, you might wonder what action, if any, could be taken following an accident abroad. My earlier blog considers claims