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What is a package/unit for limitation purposes under Hague Rules?
The “Maersk Tangier”: (1) AP Moller-Maersk A/S trading as Maersk Line v. Kyokuyo Limited  EWCA Civ. 778 (Court of Appeal)
Weightmans secures security for costs order while applications remain fact-sensitive
Weightmans has successfully secured an order for security for costs against a claimant who had divested himself of assets in an attempt to make it…
Prison sentence for Manchester man who falsely claimed for hire car costs following accident
The sentence comes following a case brought by national law firm Weightmans on behalf of courier Tuffnells Parcels Express.
Court of Appeal supports decision that train operator was not liable after accident
A train operator was held not to be liable for the injuries sustained by a passenger who fell between carriages as it departed from the station.