Articles matching "public liability"
DWF has successfully restricted a claimant to fixed portal costs following a premature decision to remove the claim from the MoJ portal. Sukhjit Dhadwal, who represented the defendant Local Authority…Read more
The Court of Appeal has reconsidered the application of s.4 of the Defective Premises Act 1972 (the “1972 Act”) in a case where a man later died after having fallen down a staircase without a…Read more
The monthly Portal Company statistics released late on Friday afternoon should as usual be looked at in detail to identify the latest signs of trends affecting claims volumes that will be of interest…Read more
Wednesday’s Queen’s speech will be the last of this government and it will be interesting to see what the coalition hopes to achieve in this final parliamentary session. We received a preview this…Read more
The claimant lobby had been complaining recently about the fact that the MoJ had not published the changes to the rules, practice directions and protocols for the important portal changes happening to…Read more