Practice and Procedure

Personal injury

PUBLISHED September 20, 2011

Limitation of action - When time begins to run Lloyd & Co Ltd and others v Hoey: Court of Appeal, Civil Division (Lords Justice Jackson, Tomlinson and McFarlane): 9 September 2011 The Court of Appeal dismissed the appeal by the defendant former employers of the claimant in respect of the issue as to whether the claim for damages in respect of personal injury caused by exposure to asbestos was statute-barred in the light of sections 11 and 14 of the Limitation Act 1980. read more