Personal Injury


Personal Injury Newsletter – August 2018 – Travel Edition

Published: 14/08/2018 | Newsletters, Personal Injury

Welcome to this edition of the Farrar’s Building Personal Injury newsletter. This month’s edition, in keeping with the time of year, is a travel law edition. In this edition, Andrew Arentsen provides us with his analysis of the Court of Appeal’s decision in Philip James Clay v TUI (UK) Limited [2018] EWCA Civ 117. Our […]

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Fundamental dishonesty and discontinued claims – When will Courts hear applications for FD following discontinuance? by Howard Cohen

Published: 25/06/2018 | News, Personal Injury

Introduction 1. Eagle-eyed followers of the Farrar’s Building website may recall a report I filed just last month concerning a finding of fundamental dishonesty (FD) I obtained against a Claimant carer who had discontinued her claim for personal injury against the Defendant (her employer and a multiple sclerosis sufferer) just 3 days prior to trial. The […]

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Personal Injury Newsletter – May 2018

Published: 22/05/2018 | Personal Injury

Welcome to this edition of the Farrar’s Building PI newsletter, a fully GDPR compliant newsletter ahead of the dreaded 25th May implementation date. No doubt all our readers will have been scratching their heads and chewing their nails over the last few months (or possibly just weeks or days) at the complexity of the regulations […]

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Howard Cohen succeeds in establishing fundamental dishonesty against Claimant carer

Published: 17/05/2018 | News, Personal Injury

Howard Cohen recently won an application seeking a finding of fundamental dishonesty in order to enforce costs against a Defendant, following the Claimant’s discontinuance of her claim against her, just 3 days before trial was due to commence. The Claimant, Mrs. L, was a friend and paid carer for the Defendant, Mrs. D, who suffered […]

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Personal Injury Law Update – September 2017

Published: 21/09/2017 | Newsletters, Personal Injury

Farrar’s Building News Huw P. Davies, Editor We hope you have already received an invitation to our annual PI seminar, “Prostheses: Best Practice, Technology, Treatment and Cost”, which is taking place on Thursday 28th September. We are delighted that Toby Carlson, a highly experienced prosthetist, expert witness and director of PACE Rehabilitation, has agreed to […]

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Personal Injury Law

Published: 06/06/2017 | Newsletters, Personal Injury

Contents Farrar’s Building News Roberts v. Johnstone: a new accommodation Periodical Payment Order and the new Discount Rate Pension Claims and the new Discount Rate Discrimination Claims in the Civil Courts: Is an Injury to Feeling sufficient to trigger QOCS protection Case Law Update To subscribe to this update please email Steve Gurnett. To download […]

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Personal Injury Update – January 2017

Published: 12/01/2017 | Newsletters, Personal Injury

Contents News The Journey Continues: Vicarious Liability & Collisions Deregulation of Health and Safety Law for the Self-Employed Case Law Update To download a copy of this month’s update, click here. To subscribe to the Personal Injury Updates, click here. News by Nigel Spencer Ley, Editor A Happy New Year from all at Farrar’s. As […]

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Personal Injury Update: October 2016

Published: 31/10/2016 | Newsletters, Personal Injury

Contents News Foreseeability of injury – Keeping it real Fixed costs regime and the multi-track: does the rational of Qader apply to Employer’s Liability claims as well? Case Law Update To download a copy of this month’s update, click here. To subscribe to the Personal Injury Updates, click here. News By Huw Davies, Editor In […]

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