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Glasgow bin lorry tragedy: claim of traumatised witness rejected
Danielle Weddle v Glasgow City Council  SC EDIN 42
"What's in a name" - Anonymity for claimants in PI claims
It has long been a fundamental principle of the common law that justice is administered in public and judicial decisions are pronounced publically.
The Scottish Compulsory Pre-Action Protocol - Binding admissions
In Jacqueline Smith v Sarah Galbraith & Anr, the claimant sought damages arising from a road traffic accident which occurred on 27 December 2016.
Weightmans successfully defends NHS trust in shoulder dystocia case
Weightmans was instructed by NHS Resolution on the successful defence of a claim valued at over £1m..
Scottish Government confirms details of Advance Payment Scheme for child abuse in care survivors
The Government has committed to the establishment of the scheme by the end of March 2021.