Court of Appeal reapportions liability for Lacrosse apartment tower fire3 June 2021 | Insurance & Health Law
In March, we reported on the outcome of the appeal in the Lacrosse dispute. The Court of Appeal recently handed down a judgement on the apportionment of liability which we discuss below.
Form trumps substance as builder escapes liability for fire29 March 2021 | Insurance & Health Law
In this important case, the Court of Appeal has endorsed the view that whether a cause of action is apportionable will be determined by reference to the form, rather than the substance of the claim clarifying the correct approach to determining whether a claim is apportionable.