West v Stockport NHS Foundation Trust [2019] EWCA Civ 1220

The Court of Appeal dealt with issues concerning the recoverability of ATE premiums in clinical negligence premiums. Full judgment, dated 17 July 2019 Summary: The Respondent sought to have a standard of reasonableness and proportionality applied to the amount of ATE premiums claimed as an expense in two clinical negligence claims. The court rejected the … Continue reading West v Stockport NHS Foundation Trust [2019] EWCA Civ 1220

Motor Insurers’ Bureau v Michael Lewis [2019] EWCA Civ 909

The Court of Appeal decided that the MIB is an emanation of the state and accordingly the 2009 EU motor insurance directive was directly effective against it. Full judgment, dated 5 June 2019. Summary: In this claim the Appellant had been found liable to indemnify a Mr Dennis Tindale, who had injured the Respondent with … Continue reading Motor Insurers’ Bureau v Michael Lewis [2019] EWCA Civ 909