Articles matching "motor"
Hire claim struck out due to claimant's failure to mitigate losses and claimant ordered to pay the Defendant's costs
A Claimant who had turned down an offer to pay repair costs, had his claim for hire in the sum of nearly £30,000 dismissed as he had failed to mitigate his losses and whilst the Claimant successfully…Read more
Insurers are unable to recover the costs that they had paid on cases that were submitted to the Portal, but did not go any further than Stage 1. Delivering the judgment of the Court of Appeal in J C &…Read more
A Claimant who had been pestered to bring a claim for personal injury under the QOCS regime, following a road traffic accident and subsequently discontinued her claim, had the Notice of Discontinuance…Read more
A Claimant who suffered personal injury as a result of a road traffic accident had her claim dismissed under section 57 of the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 due to fundamental dishonesty on her…Read more
Similar fact evidence that demonstrated multiple similarities between 12 suspicious claims was deployed by LV= and led to those claims being successfully defended. The main action, comprising five…Read more
Two Claimants found to be fundamentally dishonest were ordered to pay exemplary damages of £3,000 as well as indemnity costs after being found to be ‘complicit in a criminal conspiracy to defraud’…Read more