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Did the claimant consent to the risk of injury?The essence of a defence of volenti non fit injuria (‘to a willing person, no injury is done’) is that...
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19th May
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What is fundamental dishonesty?This Practice Note considers fundamental dishonesty both in the context of section 57 of the Criminal Justice and...
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19th May
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The employer’s duty of careOverriding dutiesAt common law, an employer is under a duty to take reasonable care of the health and safety of its...
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19th May
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Future loss of earnings—personal injury claimsNOTE: On 15 July 2019, at the conclusion of the first review of the discount rate, the Lord Chancellor...
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19th May
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Duty of care and breach in clinical negligence claimsThe duty of careA medical practitioner owes a duty of care to their patient. This duty is to take...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Ritchie QC of 9 Gough Chambers 19th May
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Vicarious liability in the course of employment—the close connection testTo identify the circumstances in which a court may find an employer to be...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 19th May
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Interest on general damages, special damages and judgment debtInterest on general damagesEntitlementA claimant is entitled to simple interest at a...
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19th May
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Bringing a claim against a public authority in negligence—basis of dutyWhen will a public authority owe a duty of care?The Supreme Court considered...
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19th May
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Untraced drivers and the role of the MIB—for accidents occurring on or after 1 March 2017NOTE: For accidents after 1 March 2017 the Motor Insurers'...
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19th May
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Fee remissionsIntroductionCourt and tribunal fees are, for many, prohibitively high. For those in the most straitened circumstances, fee remissions,...
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Produced in partnership with David Willink of Lamb Chambers 19th May
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Quantifying damages for the estate under the Law Reform ActWhat can be claimed by the estate under the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act...
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19th May
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Drafting counter schedules of loss in PI and clinical negligence claimsNOTE: On 15 July 2019, at the conclusion of the first review of the discount...
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Produced in partnership with Louise Thomson 19th May
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Low Velocity Impact RTAs—in detailIntroductionOver the past decade or so, motor insurers have adopted and developed a strategy for identifying and...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 19th May
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Loss of pension—personal injury claimsNOTE: On 15 July 2019, at the conclusion of the first review of the discount rate, the Lord Chancellor announced...
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19th May
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Fixed costs in road traffic accident claimsPre-Action Protocol for Low Value Personal Injury Claims in Road Traffic AccidentsThe protocol applies to...
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19th May

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Do fixed or standard costs apply to claims brought under the Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations 1992?For the purposes of...
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Produced in partnership with Georgia Whiting of 4 King’s Bench Walk 5th Jun
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Personal injury referral arrangements—the statutory regimeThis Practice Note explains the statutory regime underpinning the personal injury (PI)...
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5th Jun
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What are the costs budget requirements for Part 20 claims? Should the defendant bringing a Part 20 claim file a single budget including all costs or...
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5th Jun
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Post-Jackson: What costs issues arise when acting in a personal injury claim for a child claimant?The new protocols for RTA and EL/PL claims outline...
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How does QOCS apply where a claimant rejects the defendant's Part 36 offer and the defendant wins at trial?Under CPR 36.13(4), the qualified one-way...
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Does QOCS apply where a claim is funded by BTE insurance?QOCS in practiceIn Qualified One-Way Costs Shifting: APIL Guide to Costs and Funding [4.3]...
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What is the position with (a) recovery of success fee and (b) recovery of costs more generally via home insurance before-the-event insurance in the...
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Produced in partnership with Rankeshwar Batta of Anthony Collins Solicitors 5th Jun
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Can a legally aided birth injury infant claimant make an application for fee exemption at the outset of the claim? Are legally aided clients not...
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Produced in partnership with Rankeshwar Batta of Anthony Collins Solicitors 5th Jun
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Does qualified one-way costs shifting apply to human rights claims where part of the damages claimed under the Human Rights Act 1998 are for an...
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Produced in partnership with David Green of 12 King's Bench Walk 5th Jun
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In a case which was re-allocated to the multi-track and listed for a two-day trial, costs budgets were dispensed with on re-allocation. Does a...
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