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Negligence knee surgery results in amputation - negligence claim settled for £150,000
  • Boyes Turner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 30 2018

At 75, David’s routine knee replacement operation went wrong when the surgeon cut the popliteal artery. The wound became infected eventually

Admission of liability for a two-year-old girl with Erb's palsy
  • Boyes Turner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 16 2018

Boyes Turner’s birth injury lawyers have secured an admission of liability for a two-year-old girl with Erb’s palsy which was caused by the defendant

The Fatal Accidents Act: calculating dependency claims for children in ‘modern’ families
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2018

The conventional approach to calculating dependency is changing from the traditional assumptions made in 1984. At this time, the courts adopted the

Personal Injury Trusts: Protecting your compensation
  • Levi Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 7 2018

Personal injury compensation can range from relatively small sums, up to million pound settlements. Therefore, it is vital that you think carefully

Four Seasons v Brownlie - Jurisdiction
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • February 5 2018

The Supreme Court handed down its Judgment on the case Four Season Holding Incorporated v Brownlie on 19 December 2017. This long running case

Class Action Carriage Fights: application of the principles in multi-jurisdicitonal class actions
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 27 2017

In Thompson et al v Minister of Justice of Manitoba et al, ("Thompson") the Manitoba Court of Appeal considered the decision of a motion judge who

Personal Injury Trusts Explained
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 29 2017

A personal injury trust may be relevant to you if you have or are about to receive financial compensation as a result of a personal injury. This

What is a Personal Injury Trust?
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • June 28 2017

A personal injury trust (PI Trust) is a legal mechanism where money arising from a personal injury or clinical negligence compensation claim is held

Getting the discount rate right: who takes the risk of providing fair compensation?
  • Stewarts
  • United Kingdom
  • June 14 2017

Following 16 years of grave under-compensation of seriously injured claimants, the former Lord Chancellor, Liz Truss, announced on 27 February 2017

Fund Management Fees: Whose choice is it?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 24 2017

The respondent was a nurse who was travelling on a small aircraft in the course of their employment when it was forced to make an emergency landing in