Law Pod UK new episode: Multi-defendant cases: the more the merrier?
24 April 2023
In Episode 183 Lucy McCann speaks to Cara Guthrie and Matthew Flinn of 1 Crown Office Row about multi-defendant litigation in the field of clinical negligence. The discussion covers, who to sue, the costs implications of having multiple defendants, contribution proceedings, apportioning liability between defendants, and interim payment applications.
Cases mentioned in this episode:
Webb v Barclays Bank plc  EWCA Civ 1141
Rachman v Arearose Ltd  EWCA Civ 190
Widdowson’s Executrix v Liberty Insurance Ltd  CSOH 15
Cartwright v Venduct Engineering Ltd  EWCA Civ 1654
Ho v Adelekun  UKSC 43
Bullock v London General Omnibus Co  1 KB 264, CA
Sanderson v Blyth Theatre Co  2 KB 533, CAA
Moon v Garrett  EWCA Civ 1121
Wright v Cambridge Medical Group  EWCA 669
Wagenaar v Weekend Travel Ltd t/a Ski Weekend  EWCA Civ 1105
Jackson v Murray  UKSC 5
ZZZ v Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust  EWHC 1642 (QB)
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