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Swahn v. Hussain

In protracted litigation between townhome neighbors, the defendants/counter-plaintiffs’ losses on two issues offset their success on a third. The plaintiffs sued the defendants for public and private nuisance based on alleged operation of an illegal commercial catering business out of the home; the defendants counterclaimed for trespass. 138 more words

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Negligent management of trees: Cavanagh v Witley Parish Council [2018] EWCA Civ 2232

A case where the Court of Appeal declined to interfere with the trial judge’s conclusions that a tree needed a bi-annual rather than a tri-annual inspection. 1,184 more words

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Inspection of Trees: Stagecoach South Western Trains v Hind [2014] EWHC 1891 (TCC)

Mr Justice Coulson summarised the law at para ,

Accordingly, I consider that the principles relating to a landowner’s duty in respect of trees can be summarised as follows: 181 more words

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Negligent statement of A & E waiting time: Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust [2018] UKSC 50

Lord Lloyd Jones said,
1. The appellant [D])…was assaulted in the late afternoon of 17 May 2010 when he was struck on the head by an unknown assailant in south London. 1,523 more words

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Freeman v. Curtis Bay Med. Waste Servs. LLC

In this personal injury suit, the plaintiff alleges he was injured by a boiler explosion at the defendant’s medical waste site while sitting at a traffic light nearby. 69 more words

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Tort cu ananas , suc de morcovi si alune de padure.

Atunci cand ai cereri sa faci torturi cu anumite incrediente parca e tot mai greu… ca na… trebuie sa multumesti persoana. Daca persoana e una speciala… atunci trebuie si un tort special. 711 more words

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Padilla-Ruiz v. Commc'n Techs. Inc.

The plaintiff, an assistant professor of military history, failed to establish a prima facie case that his employer recommended his termination based on anti-military animus, rather than on the plaintiff’s dishonest actions. 46 more words

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