Landlords should ensure they carry out (and record) reasonable inspections of let premises for visible evidence of possible defects, to avoid potential liability for injuries under defective premises law, a recent ruling makes clear.
Court fees in civil proceedings have increased with effect from 21st March 2016. The main changes apply to the following:
To issue a claim for possession in the county court the fee has increased from £280 to £355.
In one of recent blogs, – ‘The Importance of Honesty in Personal Injury Claims’ – we reported on the case of Hughes, Kindon and Jones –v- KGM in which the Claimants in a personal injury claim had exaggerated their claims.