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Was the damage foreseeable?The concept of foreseeability and remotenessEven if the claimant proves:•that the defendant acted negligently (ie in breach...
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19th May
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Smith v Manchester awardsThe nature of the awardWhere an injured person is disadvantaged in the labour market as a result of a residual disability...
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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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Product liability—claims in negligenceThe duty of careThe general principles of negligence apply, namely that the claimant has to establish that the...
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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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Liability under the Animals Act 1971—all other animalsAll animals except those that belong to a dangerous species (all non-dangerous animals) are...
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19th May
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The court’s power to extend the time limit—section 33 of the Limitation Act 1980The Limitation Act 1980 is referred to as LA 1980.The power to...
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19th May
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Drafting schedules of loss in PI and clinical negligence claimsNOTE: On 15 July 2019, at the conclusion of the first review of the discount rate, the...
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Produced in partnership with Louise Thomson 19th May
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Uninsured drivers and the role of the MIB—for accidents occurring on or after 1 August 2015NOTE: This Practice Note deals with the MIB Uninsured...
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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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[IN THE COUNTY COURT AT [INSERT]ORIN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE][[SPECIFY DIVISION]][[INSERT LOCATION] DISTRICT REGISTRY]Claim No:Between[Insert...
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19th May
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Loss of congenial employmentNature of the awardA claimant who is precluded from doing a job they enjoy is entitled to claim loss of congenial...
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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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Contributory negligence in road traffic accidentsIn some instances someone may suffer damage that results partly from their own fault and partly from...
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19th May
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Misfeasance in public officeThe tort of misfeasanceMisfeasance in public office is a tort that is rarely invoked in personal injury claims. It is only...
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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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Brussels I (recast)—CPR service provisions [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived as it explains the changes to CPR 6 when...
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5th Jun
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Service of the claim form in the jurisdiction—no service address has been provided (CPR 6.9)Can I still serve the claim form?Where the defendant has...
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5th Jun
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Service of the claim form—personal service (CPR 6.5)Coronavirus (COVID-19): no changes have been announced to relax the service requirements in CPR 6....
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5th Jun
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Service of documents on a solicitor in the European Economic Area or on a European LawyerThis Practice Note considers the rules in both CPR 6.7 for...
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5th Jun
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Service of the claim form in the jurisdiction—deemed service (CPR 6.14)This Practice Note considers what is meant by the phrase ‘deemed service’ in...
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5th Jun
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Serving outside the jurisdiction—serving in a contracting state of the Hague Convention on Choice of Court AgreementsThis Practice Note sets out the...
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5th Jun
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Hague Service Convention—service outside the jurisdictionCoronavirus (COVID-19): When serving documents outside the jurisdiction, this may be affected...
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5th Jun
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Witness evidence—serviceServing witness statementsIf you wish to rely on witness evidence, it must be set out in a witness statement, which must be...
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5th Jun
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Tracker—changes to CPR 6 and practice direction 6BThe Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2021—new rule 6.33(2B)(b)The Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules...
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5th Jun
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Service of the claim form by a contractually agreed method (CPR 6.11)This Practice Note considers service of the claim form where there is an agreed...
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5th Jun
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Service glossaryThis Glossary assists dispute resolution practitioners with understanding the different terms used when dealing with the service of...
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5th Jun
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Serving the defenceThis Practice Note sets out the rules that apply when seeking to serve the defence in proceedings. The rules are set out in Section...
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5th Jun
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Service of the claim form in England and Wales—process flowA claim form is issued by the court. Following this, the claim form will need to be served...
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5th Jun
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Serving documents under the Companies Act 2006Parallel regimes in the CPR and the Companies Act 2006CPR 6.3(2) provides that when serving a company...
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5th Jun
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Serving outside the jurisdiction—service when no formal jurisdictional regime applies (is permission required?)This Practice Note looks at service of...
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5th Jun
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Changes to gateways for permission to serve out of the jurisdiction (October 2015) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not...
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5th Jun
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Service outside the jurisdiction—Form N510This Practice Note considers the requirement for completing Court Form N510 (Notice for service out of the...
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Produced in partnership with K&L Gates 5th Jun
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Determining whether permission is required to serve the claim form out of England and WalesThis Checklist sets out when permission of the courts of...
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5th Jun
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Serving outside the jurisdiction—serving in a Lugano Convention stateFor the purposes of this Practice Note, a Lugano Convention state is Iceland,...
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5th Jun
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Serving in England and Wales—serving documents from a foreign court or tribunalThis Practice Note considers the rules in place for the service of...
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5th Jun

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