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PI Practitioner, November 2018

16/11/18. Each issue a particular topic is highlighted, citing some of the useful cases and other materials in that area. You can also receive these for free by registering for our PI Brief Update newsletter. Just select "Free Newsletter" from the menu at the top of this page and fill in your email address.

Surrey County Council v Hilliard (2018)

This month we consider the decision in Surrey County Council v Hilliard (2018) where the application of s.41 of the Highways Act 1980 was considered. In this case, the Defendant local authority appealed against a district judge's decision which held that it was in breach of section 41 of the Highways Act 1980. S.41 imposes a duty upon the Defendant, as the local highway authority, to maintain the highways at public expense...

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