Archive for August, 2014

Pervez Akhtar v Jordan Boland [2014] EWCA Civ 943

The Claimant had appealed the allocation of his claim to the small claims track. The Court of Appeal dismissed this appeal (see case report in last month’s newsletter). The Court of Appeal came to consider the costs of the appeal. The court held that it would have awarded the Defendant his costs of the appeal […]

August 28, 2014 В· Editorial Team В· Comments Closed
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Beaumont & O’Neill v Ferrer [2014] EWHC 2398 (QB)

The Claimants had been passengers in the Defendant’s taxi. It was alleged that they had sought to get out of the taxi and leave the scene without paying. Three of the Claimants’ friends had run from the scene and the Defendant started moving his taxi to prevent the Claimants from escaping. The Claimants had jumped […]

August 15, 2014 В· Editorial Team В· Comments Closed
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