- Wednesday, 1 November 2017
Huw Evans, director-general of the Association of British Insurers, has avoided putting a figure on the money insurers will save from an anticipated increase in the personal injury discount rate, despite repeated requests at the justice select committee this morning.
Tags: discount rate, justice select committee, personal injury
Posted in News
- Thursday, 11 December 2014
The High Court’s decision to block the abolition of recoverability for mesothelioma claims has denied victims the 10% uplift in damages they would otherwise have received, justice minister Lord Faulks has said.
Tags: damages, justice select committee, LASPO, mesothelioma
Posted in Jackson reforms, News
- Friday, 1 August 2014
MPs on the justice select committee have demanded that the government carry out a second mesothelioma review, following a row over a “secret deal” between ministers and the insurance industry.
Tags: Association of British Insurers, justice select committee, LASPO, mesothelioma
Posted in ATE/CFA, Jackson reforms, News