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Personal Injury: What do I need to prove

There are three elements to proving personal injury; the person brining the claim (Claimant) needs to prove that:

Personal Injury

Misc: Newspapers and Claimants

I came across an article here about the Liebeck case and it illustrates a pet peeve of mine extremely well.

That is the mainstream media demonising victims and trying to create the impression of a country that will bring a legal claim for almost anything. 637 more words

Personal Injury

I need protecting! (part 2)

It is clear employers should take measures to protect their employees from violence, intimidation and bullying in the workplace. Hand in hand with the legislation mentioned in part 1 Employers should: 234 more words

Employment Law

I’ve been disqualified!

Things can go wrong in the best run companies and if that happens, sometimes the directors are held to account and disqualified from directing any company for a number of years. 403 more words

Commercial Law

"Ouch, that Hurt!" Part2: Fundamental Dishonesty

Recently the Swedish store Ikea lost a personal injury compensation claim case while using the “fundamental dishonesty defence”; the first time such a defence has failed. 276 more words

Commercial Law

Copyright reform: Restoring the facade of a decrepit building

Originally published at: https://edri.org/copyright-reform-restoring-the-facadeof-a-decrepit-building/

“The Special Rapporteur also proposes to expand copyright exceptions and limitations to empower new creativity, enhance rewards to authors, increase educational opportunities, preserve space for non-commercial culture and promote inclusion and access to cultural works.”

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Politics And Human Rights

Appeals Court Remands Suit Against Tunica-Biloxi's Casino Employees

Order and Memorandum in re Zaunbrecher v. Succession of David, 2015-769 (La. App. 3 Cir. 12/9/15) here.

An appeals court affirmed the Paragon Casino’s immunity from suit for the death of Blake Zaunbrecher, who was killed by a drunk driving patron in 2013.   61 more words