APIL Personal Injury: Law, Practice and Precedents Service
Designed and written by leading claimant lawyers, is a comprehensive and practical reference work dealing with every aspect of personal injury practice.
Why should you subscribe to APIL Personal Injury: Law, Practice and Precedents
Designed and written by leading claimant lawyers, APIL Personal Injury Law, Practice and Precedents, available in print or online, is a comprehensive and practical reference work dealing with every aspect of personal injury practice. Combining authoritative commentary, expertly drafted precedents and other key materials, it is the ideal resource for all claimant lawyers.
What is included:
Leading practitioners provide detailed and practical analysis on the basis of liability for each of the major types of personal injury actions, together with a thorough examination of the law relating to limitation, damages, funding and costs. The practice and procedure relating to PI claims is dealt with comprehensively and with particular emphasis placed on the needs of claimant lawyers.
* Legislation and Procedure
Over 60 key statutes and statutory instruments as well as extracts from the Civil Procedure Rules.
Expertly drafted precedents including over 70 model letters, 40 pleadings, draft applications, and model schedules of loss are provided.
The full text of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Agreement 2008 and both the Untraced and Uninsured Drivers? Agreements are reproduced, together with the text of the Highway Code.
* Quantum materials
Key materials such as the Ogden Tables and JSB Guidelines are included, as well as key statistics and calculations such as Multipliers for Periodic Loss, Interim Life Tables, Earnings, Interest, Prices, Income Tax and NI, Social Security Benefits, Court of Protection Fees, Motoring Costs, Fostering Costs, Nursing Costs and many more.
* Funding and Costs
Model CFA agreements, Solicitors Regulation Authority materials, model risk assessments, court forms and APIL/PIBA 6.
Sophie Beesley, Barrister, Old Square Chambers; Margaret Bickford-Smith QC, Crown Office Chambers; Lynne Bradey, Partner, Wrigleys Solicitors; Ben Bradley, Barrister, Outer Temple Chambers; Richard Copnall, Barrister, Park Lane Plowden Chambers; Richard Cropper, IFO, Personal Financial Planning; Robert Dickason, Barrister, Outer Temple Chambers; John Eames, Barrister; Judge of the First-tier Tribunal (Social Entitlement Chamber); Christopher Edwards, Barrister, Old Square Chambers; Gordon Exall, Barrister, Zenith Chambers; Dominic Fairclough, Partner, Russell-Cooke; Jack Ferro, Crown Office Chambers; Chris Fry, Managing Partner, Unity Law; Katherine Fudakowski, Barrister, Old Square Chambers; Clive Garner, Partner and Head of International Travel Litigation Group, Irwin Mitchell; Elizabeth-Anne Gumbel QC, 1 Crown Office Row; Ian Gunn, Director, Personal Financial Planning Limited; Mark Harvey, Partner and Head of Claimant Division, Hugh James; Kirsten Heaven, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers; Christopher Hough, Barrister, Doughty Street Chambers; Peter Houghton, Barrister, Crown Office Chambers; Martin Huseyin, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers; Michael Imperato, Watkins & Gunn; Douglas James, Barrister, Crown Office Chambers; Malcolm Johnson, Senior Solicitor, Hudgell Solicitors; Harry Lambert, Barrister, Crown Office Chambers; Christopher Limb, Barrister, 18 St John Street Chambers; Isabel McArdle, 1 Crown Office Row; Fran McDonald, Barrister, Old Square Chambers; John McQuater, Head of Personal Injury, Atherton Godfrey; Simon Mallett, Barrister, KBW Chambers, and Consultant, Unity Law; Jan Markland, Partner, Augustines Injury Law; Andrew Morgan, Partner, Fieldfisher, London; Daniel Neill, Barrister, Guildhall Chambers; Robin Oppenheim QC, Barrister, Doughty Street Chambers; Matthew Porter-Bryant, Barrister, Guildhall Chambers; Ian Potter, Solicitor, Wrigleys Solicitors; Louise Price, Barrister, Doughty Street Chambers; Adam Samuel, Barrister, Old Square Chambers; John Snell, Barrister, Guildhall Chambers; Jackie Spinks, Partner, Anthony Gold; Abigail Stamp, Barrister, Guildhall Chambers; Catriona Stirling, Barrister, Cloisters; Austin Thornton, Solicitor, Wrigleys Solicitors; Tim Wallis, Mediator and Solicitor, Trust Mediation and Expedite Resolution; Marcus Weatherby, Partner, Pattinson & Brewer; Henry Witcomb, Barrister, 1 Crown Office Row
Table of contents
Issue 47, March 2018Issue 47contains amendments to Divisions A, C, D, E, F and H as follows:
Division A (Law and Liability) – Section A1 (General Principles: Providing for Injury Victims) has been updated by editor David Marshall and provides a useful introduction to the work. Section A2 (Road Traffic Accidents and the MIB) has been updated by new contributor Ben Rodgers and brings the text up to date with the provisions of the Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016. Section A6 (Personal Injuries on the Highway) looks at new case-law such as Crawley v Barnsley MBC  EWCA Civ 36.
Division C (Damages) – Sections C2 (General Damages) has been brought
fully up to date by new contributor Fran McDonald.
Division D (Funding) – updated by editor David Marshall. The core Section D3 (Conditional Fee Agreements) has been significantly reorganised. New case-law such as Percy v Anderson-Young  EWHC 2712 (QB), Kai Surrey v Barnet & Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust  EWHC 1598 (QB) and Peterborough & Stamford Hospitals NHS Trust v McMenemy  EWCA Civ 1941 has been added.
Division E (Costs) – updated by editor David Marshall. New case-law includes BNM v MGN Ltd  EWCA Civ 1767, Freeborn & Goldie v Daniel Marcal  EWHC 3046 (TCC), Ashgar v Bhatti  EWHC 1702 (QB), JC & A Solicitors v Iqbal and Others  EWCA Civ 355 and GSD Law Ltd v Craig Wardman of St Gobain Building Distribution and Others  EWCA Civ 2144.
Division F (Running the Case) – Section F17 (Multi-track) has been updated by David Robinson.
Division H (Statutory Materials) – takes account of recent changes to statutes, statutory instruments and the Civil Procedure Rules.
Explanation of the work
LAW AND LIABILITY
RUNNING THE CASE
QUANTUM FACTS AND FIGURES
FILING RECORD CARD
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