24 August 2020 - Written by Philip Godfrey
The High Court has handed down judgment in the case of Holmes v S & B Concrete Ltd  EWHC 2277 (QB), holding that a Claimant bringing a claim for personal injury cannot generally rely upon the provisions of the Companies Act 2006 to avoid a...
8 March 2020 - Written by Gareth McAloon
The Court of Appeal recently handed down a decision of particular interest in noise-induced hearing loss ("NIHL") claims. Cowley v LW Carlisle & Company Ltd  EWCA Civ 227 deals with the thorny issue of restoration of a company to the ...
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