Articles matching "nihl"
Offsetting the costs awarded on an interlocutory application against damages where settlement is reached by way of Part 36 offer
A defendant in a NIHL claim was entitled to set off monies from a Part 36 settlement in a claimant's favour against an interlocutory costs order in the defendant's favour under section 72 of the…Read more
Court of Appeal upholds strike out of deafness claim following failure to restore dissolved company to the Register
Patrick McBrien acted for the defendant and its insurers in Cowley v LW Carlisle Company Limited where we have just had judgment from the Court of Appeal. The claimant brought an occupational deafness…Read more
The Court of Appeal has recently provided a unanimous decision on whether adverse inferences can be drawn in historic NIHL claims against a defendant in the absence of documents. Jess Wong considers…Read more