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Reforming Insurance Contract Law: Draft Insurance Contracts Bill and the Law Commissions’ proposals in respect of business insurance
The Law Commission of England and Wales and Scottish Law Commission have recently published a complete draft of the Insurance Contracts Bill and a set of Explanatory Notes.Read more
No civil litigator can have failed to hear about Mitchell and its subsequent cases saying, in short, that following the Jackson reforms of April 2013, no mercy will be shown to solicitors acting for…Read more
In Garritt-Critchley & Ors v Ronnan & Anor (2014) the High Court criticised a Defendant’s refusal to enter into mediation, on the basis that it believed it had a watertight case and awarded the…Read more
In a solicitors’ professional negligence claim the Court of Appeal considered the trial Judge’s findings that negligent advice, given by a firm of solicitors to a client claiming compensation for…Read more
At the start of the year FOS published their latest set of complaints data for the third quarter of the financial year 2-13/ 2014 showing how many new complaints they received, and what proportion…Read more
The defendant failed to appreciate that the water system they designed could create an excessive pressure surge which would rupture water pipes and lead to a major flood. Whilst the defendant had…Read more