Case archive



English teacher who was punched by pupil loses negligence appeal against former employer

An assistant head teacher at a school in Rochdale who retired after his cheekbone was fractured by a pupil has lost an appeal against an English court’s decision to reject his negligence claim against his former employer.

England and Wales Court of Appeal 24 November 2021

Father of man who suffered brain damage in car accident fails to challenge English court’s finding of contributory negligence

The father of a man who suffered heavy brain damage as a result of a car accident has failed to challenge a finding of contributory negligence in an action for damages before the English Court of Appeal.

England and Wales Court of Appeal 17 November 2021