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Lugano Convention Post-Brexit

Lugano Convention Post-Brexit

For those of us practising in the field of cross-border litigation, one of the myriad questions often asked, subsequent to the decision by the UK elec ...

Scotland stands firm on the discount rate

Scotland stands firm on the discount rate

Government Actuary, Martin Clarke, has announced that the discount rate in Scotland is to remain at its current level of -0.75%. Now that there is dis ...

Ice climber's claim falls down on technical points

Ice climber's claim falls down on technical points

The Court of Appeal in its judgment in Committeri v Club Mediterranee SA and Generali Assurances IARD SA recently considered the question of whether a ...

I'm sorry sir, your Green Card's been refused…

I'm sorry sir, your Green Card's been refused…

The House of Commons European Scrutiny Committee met on 4 July 2018 to consider a proposal for amending Directive 2009/103/EC (the consolidating Motor ...

The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018, in force from 1 July 2018

The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018, in force from 1 July 2018

Following the recent introduction of the Pre-Action Protocol for the Resolution of Package Travel Claims, which applies where no letter of claim was s ...

Breaking the chain of causation – holidaymaker's risk-taking eclipses hotel's breach of duty

Breaking the chain of causation – holidaymaker's risk-taking eclipses hotel's breach of duty

At what point do a Claimant's own actions become so remote or unforeseeable that a Defendant, which is in breach of duty, is not liable for the injuri ...

Travel Claims Protocol April 2018

Travel Claims Protocol April 2018

Following the creation of the new Pre-Action Protocol for Package Travel Claims, the fixed costs applicable to public liability claims will apply to c ...

Brexit Briefs - How will Brexit affect the Green Card?

Brexit Briefs - How will Brexit affect the Green Card?

DAC Beachcroft Partner, Jasminka O'Hora, discusses how Brexit could affect the Green Card, in the next video in our series of Brexit Briefs.

Brexit Briefs - Claims for Personal Injury

Brexit Briefs - Claims for Personal Injury

DAC Beachcroft Partner, Jasminka O'Hora, discusses the impact Brexit could have on claims for personal injury, in the next video in our series of Brex ...