A Collection is a selection of features, articles, comments and opinions on any given theme or topic. It allows you to stay up‑to‑date with what interests you most.
Login here to access your saved articles and followed authors.
We have sent you an email so you can reset your password.
Sorry, we had a problem.
Tags related to this article
Published 26 marzo 2014
On 18 March 2014 the High Court handed down judgment in Allen & Others v Depuy International Limited  EWHC 753 (QB), a case with important consequences for international product liability litigation.
There were ten Claimants in this action, representing a cross section of a much larger group of residents from various countries, who alleged they had suffered personal injury arising out of the insertion of prosthetic hip implants manufactured in England by the Defendant. None of the Claimants had, at any material time, been resident in England. The prosthetic hips had been implanted in New Zealand, South Africa and, for one Claimant, in Australia. The Claimants all argued that English law should apply to their claims.
London - Walbrook
+44 (0)20 7894 6596
Alison McAdams, Hamza Drabu
Alison McAdams, Simon Pearl, Olya Melnitchouk
Alison McAdams, Hamza Drabu, Christian Carr
Alison McAdams, Olya Melnitchouk, Stephen Turner
Alison McAdams, Anne-Marie Gregory
Alison McAdams, Simon Pearl