Articles matching "solicitors"
Last week the Supreme Court ruled in the case of Edwards on behalf of the Estate of Watkins v Hugh James Ford Simey ( HJFS) . The question before the court was whether the value of the lost chance in…Read more
Perry v Raleys: Supreme Court considers the constituent elements of causation and loss in professional negligence cases
Yesterday the Supreme Court ruled in the case of Perry v Raleys on the correct approach to deciding a claim for loss of a chance arising from alleged negligently conducted litigation. In this article…Read more
Negligence and financial settlements on divorce following the Supreme Court’s landmark ruling in Sharland
The appellant wife to divorce proceedings was allowed by the Supreme Court to re-open her financial settlement with her husband because of his fraudulent non-disclosure of his financial position…Read more
Lidia McCarthy considers the Court of Appeal decision in AW Group Limited v Taylor Walton (2014) which serves as a reminder that a claim will not succeed unless the claimant establishes that its loss…Read more