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FATAL ACCIDENT: LEGAL COSTS OF ATTENDING INQUEST WERE RECOVERABLE: THE DANGERS TO DEFENDANTS OF MAKING AN EQUIVOCAL “ADMISSION” – Civil Litigation Brief

In the judgment today in Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service v Veevers [2020] EWHC 2550 (Comm) HHJ Pearce upheld a decision that the legal costs incurred in attending an inquest were recoverable as costs in a subsequent action for Fatal Accident damages.  The defendant had failed to make an appropriate “admission” within the meaning…
— Read on www.civillitigationbrief.com/2020/09/25/fatal-accident-legal-costs-of-attending-inquest-were-recoverable-the-dangers-to-defendants-of-making-an-equivocal-admission/

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