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Are police officers immune from claims if they cause injury in the course of their duties?
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 19 2018

This was one of the questions which the Supreme Court was asked to determine in the recent case of Robinson v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire. The

Baseball fans go to bat for safety, strike out on standing.
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • February 19 2018

We know it’s still hockey season but an interesting decision from the Ninth Circuit recently caught our eye involving the national pastime. Hoping to

Emergency No Excuse for Lawyer’s Conduct
  • WEL Partners
  • Canada
  • January 12 2018

“People make just as many mistakes when the stakes go up, maybe more.” This quote, attributed to Richard Thaler, certainly rang true in a recent case

Ontario Court of Appeal Decision Affirms Corroboration is not Causation
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 20 2017

In Montepeque v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, 2017 ONCA 959, the Ontario Court of Appeal confirmed that a finding of involvement of

Witness Statements in a Foreign Language
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 4 2017

The Civil Procedure Rules and case law provide some guidance, however there is currently no definitive answer. Insisting on a strict approach provides

Liability In Motor Vehicle Accident Cases: Left-Hand Turns, Pedestrian Knock-Downs, and Rear-End Collisions.
  • Beard Winter LLP
  • Canada
  • November 24 2017

The analysis and investigation of liability in a motor vehicle accident case are crucial to the evaluation of every claim. Any percentage of liability

SRA - Holiday sickness claims
  • RadcliffesLeBrasseur
  • United Kingdom
  • November 7 2017

The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) is investigating solicitors firms which have acted for claimants on holiday sickness claims. That follows

Claimant electrocuted due to faulty wiring
  • BLM
  • United Kingdom
  • November 1 2017

The claimant was employed by the first defendant as an electrician and worked in a team which provided electrical repairs and maintenance for retail

Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) issues warning notice over holiday sickness claims
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 19 2017

The SRA has responded to the huge increase in holiday sickness claims by issuing a warning notice on 6 September 2017. The notice raised concern that

An end to cannibalism?
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 18 2017

In recent years personal injury solicitors have been inundated with file requests and pre-action claims, alleging the negligent under-settlement of