Other Private Client News

FSA Stamps Down on Manipulative TradesMarch 30, 2012

When a securities trader exploited a defect in automated trading software to make a considerable profit on a series of small trades made over a...

Budget Summary 2012 – Private ClientMarch 22, 2012

The Chancellor’s Budget this year was set in the context of mixed economic data and business confidence reports. The economy continues its sluggish course, aided...

Budget Summary 2012 – Private ClientMarch 22, 2012

The Chancellor’s Budget this year was set in the context of mixed economic data and business confidence reports. The economy continues its sluggish course, aided...

Claim in Time Despite Previous Health IssueMarch 20, 2012

There is a general rule that an action to claim damages for personal injury must be brought within three years of the claimant becoming aware...

Claim in Time Despite Previous Health IssueMarch 20, 2012

There is a general rule that an action to claim damages for personal injury must be brought within three years of the claimant becoming aware...

Nuisance Depends on CircumstancesFebruary 28, 2012

The Court of Appeal recently decided on a claim for nuisance and its decision contained some interesting logic: in essence, implying that what would be...

Nuisance Depends on CircumstancesFebruary 28, 2012

The Court of Appeal recently decided on a claim for nuisance and its decision contained some interesting logic: in essence, implying that what would be...

Council Defence Undone by Council InspectorFebruary 17, 2012

Although roads and pavements cannot be guaranteed to be kept safe to use at all times (for example, during exceptionally cold weather, when ice can...

Council Defence Undone by Council InspectorFebruary 17, 2012

Although roads and pavements cannot be guaranteed to be kept safe to use at all times (for example, during exceptionally cold weather, when ice can...

Failure to Act Causes Loss of ClaimAugust 17, 2007

A recent case illustrates the point that where a personal injury claim is anticipated, it is important to commence the claim promptly and not to...