The Round-up

January 2020

Dominic Bright analyses whether the Judicial College Guidelines for the Assessment of General Damages in Personal Injury cases are the starting point for overseas jurisdictions in light of the case of Attorney General of St Helena v AB & Ors (St Helena) [2020] UKPC 1.

Joanna Kerr explains how the judgment in the case of Lee Walsh v CP Hart & Sons Ltd [2020] EWHC 37 (QB) serves as a reminder of the requirements for the test of reasonable practicability in accidents at work.

Graeme Kirk discusses the recent case of Samira Ahmed v BBC where Ms. Ahmed was underpaid despite working on a program that has similar content to a male colleague.

Napier Miles explores the recent High Court case of Hussain v EUI Ltd [2019] EWHC 2647 (QB) provides some guidance for hire/credit hire when a personal vehicle is also used for business.

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