Civil appeals to the Supreme Court

View PI & Clinical Negligence by content type:

Latest PI & Clinical Negligence News

Featured PI & Clinical Negligence content

Practice notes
Timing and procedureA claimant can apply for an interim payment order after the end of the period for filing an acknowledgment of service.See Practice...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 12th Jan
Practice notes
The tort of misfeasanceMisfeasance in public office is a tort that is rarely invoked in personal injury claims. It is only available against public...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Interest on general damagesEntitlementA claimant is entitled to simple interest at a rate the court deems fit.The rateInterest on general damages is...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Brexit: As of exit day (11 pm on 31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Expert witnesses are instructed in personal injury claims to provide an opinion on medical and non-medical technical issues within their field of...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Ian Huckstepp of IRH Solicitors 12th Jan
Practice notes
IntroductionOver the past decade or so, motor insurers have adopted and developed a strategy for identifying and dealing with road accident personal...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 12th Jan
Practice notes
This case tracker considers case law in relation to qualified one-way costs shifting (QOCS) in order to provide some guidance on how the courts are...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
NOTE: On 15 July 2019 the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 12th Jan
Practice notes
Background and frameworkPurpose of a provisional damages awardWhen the court makes a once and for all lump sum award, it is designed to cover both...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 12th Jan
Practice notes
The Limitation Act 1980 is referred to as LA 1980.LA 1980 sets out the time limits within which claimants are entitled to bring claims of various...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Defining the primary victimA primary victim is a claimant who was directly involved as a participant in the incident that caused their psychiatric...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Separate legislation covers the recovery of NHS charges. For guidance on requesting and challenging a certificate of NHS charges, see Practice Note:...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
What is a secondary victim?A primary victim is a claimant who was directly involved as a participant in the incident that caused their psychiatric...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers fundamental dishonesty both in the context of section 57 of the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 (CJCA 2015) and the...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Common issuesClaims for loss of earnings are common in personal injury claims and are often the largest head of damages. For guidance on future loss...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Valuing the lossHow should an injury be measured in a sum of money? After all no formula can calculate the value of the loss of an arm or of the sense...
Read More >
9th Nov

Most recent Civil appeals to the Supreme Court content

Practice notes
One of the difficulties for dispute resolution practitioners is keeping up to date with developments in case law that affect their practice area, or,...
Read More >
4th May
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic....
Read More >
16th Apr
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic....
Read More >
12th Apr
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic....
Read More >
12th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. One of the difficulties for practitioners is keeping up to date with...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
Court of Appeal—professional negligenceARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The Court of Appeal has allowed an appeal...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: One of the difficulties for dispute resolution practitioners is keeping up to date with developments in case law that affect their practice...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.Court of Appeal—retrospective applications to extend time for the appellant's...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. One of the difficulties for dispute resolution practitioners is keeping up to...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note summarises the key appeal cases (ie decisions of the Court of...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic....
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.Court of Appeal—continuing breach and concurrent causes of actionThe Court of...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic....
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.NOTE: SAVE FOR WHERE THE APPEAL NOTICE WAS FILED OR PERMISSION TO APPEAL WAS...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. NOTE: THIS PRACTICE NOTE IS FOR HISTORIC PURPOSES ONLY.Introduction—the nature...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic....
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.NOTE: SAVE FOR WHERE THE APPEAL NOTICE WAS FILED OR PERMISSION TO APPEAL WAS...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.NOTE: SAVE FOR WHERE THE APPEAL NOTICE WAS FILED OR PERMISSION TO APPEAL WAS...
Read More >
8th Apr
Q&As
The Supreme Court is the final court of appeal in the UK for civil cases. It hears cases of the greatest public or constitutional importance affecting...
Read More >
11th Feb

Popular documents