CLAIMS FOR LOSS OF EARNINGS: LEARNING FROM RECENT CASES: WEBINAR 7th MARCH 2022

The “Proving Things” series on this blog often looks at cases relating to loss of income.  Recent cases on this topic are explored in a webinar on the 7th March 2022: Claims for Loss of Earnings: Learning from Recent Cases, booking details are available here.

THE WEBINAR

This webinar looks at recent cases where the courts have considered issues relating to loss of  earnings and examines their practical relevance for preparing and proving claims.  Looking at awards made at trial is often the best way for practitioners to be fully aware of the issues that will arise in this area.

The cases covered cover the following topics:-

  • Failing to prove future losses
  • When the court did l not accept a claim for future losses
  • Who is an “expert” and when is expert evidence allowed
  • Fundamental dishonesty when claiming loss of earnings (a case about psychic powers)
  • Reductions in claims because of Covid
  • “Loss of chance” considered in a fatal case
  • Loss of congenial employment