APIL’s conference did little to dispel the perception of a personal injury sector perpetually in crisis, and the Civil Liability Bill will pile more pressure on beleaguered practitioners.
PI lawyers heard in Birmingham last week that there will be no let-up in reforms.
Ahead of a potential costs windfall, PI firms will comb their records this week for cases where insurers have settled claims direct.
A leading solicitor says the government's PI small claims reforms could result in increased claims from people with a 'have a go' mentality.
This week’s starred Law Reports - a case over jurisdiction, Worboys, and personal injury in the workplace.
The third respondent, presently aged 11 months, suffered acute brain injury following severe hypoxia during labour and delivery. He was admitted to the paediatric intensive care ward of the applicant hospital. The hospital applied for declarations that the provision of life-sustaining treatment was no longer in his best interests. The ...
Patrick Allen asks how the government can put reforms for road traffic accident claims into place in just 12 months.
Cartoonish language should be avoided when discussing medical negligence if we are to move to a truly transparent learning culture.