Tag: Tort

Happy birthday Donoghue v Stevenson!

Iconic snail in ginger beer judgment turns 90 today

May 26 2022 10:58am

Kim Kardashian tackles tort law with Tiger King themed question

Carole Baskin is one of the options

Apr 16 2020 10:44am

Vicarious liability in the Supreme Court spotlight

Birmingham Uni law student Olivia Gladstone looks at the recent high-profile tort cases involving Morrisons and Barclays

Apr 8 2020 11:51am

Tort lawyers won’t be required in 30 years, suggests top judge

Could Donoghue v Stevenson be ditched from law school syllabuses?

May 10 2018 2:35pm

Tort law gets the Lady Hale treatment as Supreme Court hears vicarious liability appeal

Case stems from the arrest of a suspected terrorist

Mar 6 2018 9:11am

Tort textbooks set for update as new Supreme Court judgment changes law of negligence

Donoghue v Stevenson, Caparo v Dickman and Hill v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police all get a mention

Feb 8 2018 1:54pm

A tort student’s dream: Supreme Court hears case that could shake up law of negligence

Expect Donoghue v Stevenson, Caparo v Dickman and Hill v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police to get a mention

Jul 12 2017 12:41pm

Make it unlawful to stand by and record emergency scenes, argues law professor

Academic paper proposes legal liability for those who video terrorist attacks instead of helping victims

Jun 19 2017 9:07am

The legal implications of printing out new body parts

Concerns aplenty as it’s revealed we’ll be able to 3D print new organs by 2023

Jun 15 2017 10:11am

Fundamental dishonesty: Difficult to assess, but potentially serious for personal injury claimants

Fletchers trainee Katelyn Williams on the new Criminal Justice and Courts Act

Oct 11 2016 9:41am

Pokémon Go: When does a game become a personal injury battle?

There might be some new cases for next year's tort law students to learn

Aug 15 2016 10:09am

Psychiatric harm: The forgotten claims of the Hillsborough disaster

Will the Negligence and Damages Bill mend years of injustice?

Jul 14 2016 10:24am

A brief history of non-delegable duties in tort

When can duties be contracted out?

Mar 15 2016 10:39am

Supreme Court vicarious liability decisions to hit law syllabuses

Don’t you just love the living and breathing nature of the law?

Mar 2 2016 2:33pm

The Defamation Act 2013: What is it and has it worked?

Nods to free speech, but has a detrimental impact on businesses

Feb 3 2016 1:50pm