Articles matching "contempt proceedings"
The Court of Appeal has determined that committal proceedings for contempt of court may be brought by a party despite the fact that the statements of truth on which the committal proceedings were…Read more
An individual who brought a fraudulent claim, described as amateurish and bound to fail, was sentenced to 6 months in prison, suspended for two years, conditional upon the payment of £5,000 towards…Read more
An individual who had made false statements in a fraudulent damages claim against Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance plc (RSA), in relation to a staged road traffic accident was committed for contempt…Read more
DWF and its client RSA have successfully brought contempt proceedings against a claimant who exaggerated the nature and extent of the injuries he suffered in an accident at work and who attempted to…Read more
DWF brings successful committal proceedings on behalf of RSA following fraudulent personal injury claim
National law firm, DWF LLP, has successfully prosecuted contempt proceedings on behalf of its insurer client, RSA, in what is one of the highest value personal injury claims to result in such a…Read more
Jamie Taylor reports on an unsuccessful attempt by insurers to commence committal proceedings which arose out of a claim for personal injury, following a road traffic accident.Read more