Ms Reilly was the head teacher of a primary school. Ms Reilly was in a relationship with a Mr Selwood. During their relationship Mr Selwood was convicted of making indecent images of children.
In Jacob Corstorphine v Liverpool City Council  EWCA Civ 270 the Court of Appeal considered the application of the Qualified One Way Shifting Regime (QOCS) to a case involving Part 20 Defendants added to the proceedings.
While most of us were burrowing our way through the mid-winter, the European Court of Human Rights (“ECHR”) has been busy considering the rights of workers subject to surveillance at work.
In Baker (through his wife and litigation friend) v British Gas Services and J and L Electrics Limited  EWHC 2302 (QB) the court was asked to consider the liability of two defendants arising out of an accident at work.
Qualified One Way Costs Shifting (QOCS) has been providing costs protection to claimants in 'proceedings which include a claim for damages for personal injuries' since its inception on 1st April 2013 (CPR 44.13).