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Summary of Recent Cases, March 2020

15/03/20. Here is a summary of the recent notable court cases over the past month. You can also receive these for free by registering for our PI Brief Update newsletter. Just select "Free Newsletter" from the menu at the top of this page and fill in your email address.

Summary of Recent Cases - Substantive Law

Carroll (A Protected Party Suing By His Mother And Litigation Friend) v (1) Taylor (2) Doyle (3) EMMS Taxis Ltd (4) QBE Insurance (Europe) Ltd [2020] EWHC 153 (QB)

After a night out with friends, the Claimant, who had been drinking, hailed the First Defendant's black cab to take him home. However, the First Defendant did not take the Claimant home, but stole the Claimant's debit card and PIN code and left the Claimant some three miles from his home. The Claimant was in contact with his girlfriend, who offered to come and collect him in her car if he stayed put. The Claimant, however, decided to...

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