Monthly Archives: July 2016

Insurance Law: Collateral Lies – What constitutes a ‘fraudulent claim’? Versloot Dredging BV & anor v HDI Gerling Industrie Versicherung AG & ors [2016] UKSC 45

Published: 21/07/2016 | News

 Significance:  The Supreme Court has determined that the ‘fraudulent claim rule’ – which dictates that an insured is prevented from recovering under a contract of insurance where their claim is fabricated or exaggerated – does not extend to claims where ‘collateral lies’ or ‘fraudulent devices’ exist, provided the claim is justified and the lie has […]

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Personal Injury Update – July 2016

Published: 19/07/2016 | News, Newsletters, Personal Injury

Contents: News Legislation Update – The Third Parties (Rights against Insurers) Act 2010 The difficulties faced when pursuing a landlord for injuries caused on a demised premises. Is liability a step too far? Case Law Update To download a copy of this month’s update, click here. To subscribe to the Personal Injury Updates, click here. […]

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Experts Forum: Developments in Brain Injury Litigation

Date: Tue November 22, 2016 at 18:30 | CPD Hours: 1.5
Location: Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, United Kingdom

Part One – Developments in brain injury litigation This seminar is the first in a series of seminars which explore the expert’s perspective on a range of topics. Part one will look at the developments in brain injury litigation.   Tuesday 22nd November 2016, 18:30 – 20:30 The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A […]

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