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Is your firm ready for the regulatory impact of the whiplash reforms?

Is your firm ready for the regulatory impact of the whiplash reforms?

Personal injury practitioners will be familiar with the whiplash reforms which were introduced by the Civil Liability Act 2018 (CLA) and which came in ...

Medical Agency Costs Ruled Irrecoverable Under The Fixed Costs Regime

Medical Agency Costs Ruled Irrecoverable Under The Fixed Costs Regime

Deputy District Judge Akers, sitting in the County Court at St. Helens, has given a judgment in a fixed costs case, Powles v Hemmings F20YM309 (23rd A ...

Dealing with insolvent Credit Hire Organisations: A practical guide

Dealing with insolvent Credit Hire Organisations: A practical guide

This article deals with the effect on claims, both pre-litigation and post, which are driven by Credit Hire Organisations (CHOs) who are insolvent or ...

Bumpy landings and air carrier liability under the Montreal Convention 1999

Bumpy landings and air carrier liability under the Montreal Convention 1999

Does a hard landing, albeit still made within the normal operating range of an aircraft and which results in an injury to a passenger, constitute an ‘ ...

Does a court seised of limitation proceedings under the Limitation Convention have jurisdiction to discharge a P&I Club Letter of Undertaking?

Does a court seised of limitation proceedings under the Limitation Convention have jurisdiction to discharge a P&I Club Letter of Undertaking?

Enemalta Plc v The Standard Club Asia Ltd1 On 23 December 2019 the island of Malta suffered a nationwide power outage, following damage to an underwat ...

HSE’s Talking Toolkit: Preventing Work-related Stress in Construction

HSE’s Talking Toolkit: Preventing Work-related Stress in Construction

In the construction industry, workplace stress (which includes stress, depression and anxiety) is the second biggest cause of work-related ill health ...

Aviation Claims in Indonesia Part II - Indonesia and the Montreal Convention 1999 - the journey has just begun

Aviation Claims in Indonesia Part II - Indonesia and the Montreal Convention 1999 - the journey has just begun

In this Part II of our focus on aviation claims handling in Indonesia, Hermanto Moeljo reflects on Indonesia’s adherence to international civil aviati ...

Aviation Claims in Indonesia Part I: Setting the Scene

Aviation Claims in Indonesia Part I: Setting the Scene

In this, Part I of a series focusing on aviation claims in Indonesia, Senior Associate Hermanto Moeljo (i) speaks to the central role that aviation pl ...

Solicitors' Risks in Brief Newsletter - May 2021

Solicitors' Risks in Brief Newsletter - May 2021

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Regulatory outlook part 1 – lessons from recent cases

Regulatory outlook part 1 – lessons from recent cases

In recent months, there does now appear to be more recognition of solicitors’ personal circumstances which might require the SRA to take a different a ...