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News & Events: May 2009

Baker v Quantum Clothing, Meridian Ltd and Pretty Polly Ltd (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Deafness Litigation) Group Test Case Litigation [2009] EWCA Civ 499

News | 22nd May 2009

Christopher Purchas QC and Catherine Foster represent Meridian Ltd (formerly Courtaulds PLC) in this landmark case dealing with the date of knowledge for NIHL claims in the textile industry and the interpretation of 29 Factories Act 1961. Main Issues The application of s 29(1) of the Factories Act to cases involving NIHL (noise induced hearing […]

Duncan v Acrabuild Ltd

News | 11th May 2009

QBD (Ronald Walker QC sitting as a Deputy High Court Judge) 29/7/08 The Claimant was an independent contractor who was engaged by the Defendants to carry out carpentry work on the construction site of a single storey dwelling. He was instructed to fix wooden noggins between the rafters forming part of the roof trusses. The […]

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