Monday, 01 September 2003
by Chantal Richard (as appeared in the ACAL Newsletter of 2003) Over the last several months the Court of Appeal’s decision in Various Claimants v Bryn Alyn Community Holdings Ltd. (1) and Royal and Sun Alliance (2)  EWCA Civ85 [“Bryn Alyn”] has been the subject of much discussion among practitioners of child abuse litigation.
Friday, 01 August 2003
This article explains the author’s personal experience of giving evidence to the Home Affairs Select committee at the House of Commons on the conduct of investigations into past cases of abuse in children’s homes on 11th June 2002. A visit to give evidence to the Home Affairs select committee was going to be an occasion
Thursday, 12 June 2003
by Jonathan Houghton & Paul Durkin as appeared in the ACAL Newsletter of 2003 The issue of Group Action Costs have never come under closer scrutiny following the decision of Mr Justice Gage in A.B. & Others v Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and in the matter of a Nationwide Organ Group Litigation  EWHC 1034