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Andrew Willetts successful in striking out claim against medical professional

9th February 2013

H v Atos Origin IT Services Ltd, January 2013   Andrew Willetts argued successfully that the  entirety of the statement of case should be struck out. Negligence of a medical professional was alleged in circumstances in which, applying the Court of Appeal decision in Kapfunde v Abbey National [1998] ECC 440, no duty of care could exist. Ancillary claims of harrassment and misfe…

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 Andrew Willetts successful in striking out claim against medical professional
 

Tom Challacombe recently appeared in the County Court on the interpretation of Part 36 of the CPR

8th February 2013

Tom Challacombe recently appeared in the County Court on the interpretation of Part 36 of the CPR. Tom appeared on behalf of the Claimants who had withdrawn, by fax, their Part 36 offer on the day after the relevant period had expired. On the same day the Defendants served acceptance of the offer by letter. The letter of acceptance had been sent by 1st class post 3 days before the expiry of the…

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Tom Challacombe recently appeared in the County Court on the interpretation of Part 36 of the CPR
 

Judgement on a Court of Appeal case for John Antell

7th February 2013

On the 15th. January 2013 the Court of Appeal gave judgment in Robertson v Swift [2012] EWCA Civ 1794, a decision which has an important impact on the interpretation of the Cancellation of Contracts made in a Consumer’s Home or Place of Work etc Regulations 2008.  John Antell represented the appellant.

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Judgement on a Court of Appeal case for John Antell
 

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