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If you accept nothing expect nothing

Lubhaya v Stanley (2014)
12 February 2014
Bedford County Court

Where a Claimant had included a claim for vehicle related losses within the stage 2 settlement pack, the parties were bound to deal with the same within the Portal. Where a reasoned offer of zero was then made by the Defendant for a credit hire claim, which was supplemented with a request for further evidence, by accepting the offer the Claimant, was bound by offer and acceptance and there was a concluded agreement. Adam Skellandreviews the judgment in his case of Lubhaya v Stanley (2014) which will be of interest to all those dealing with MoJ Portal cases.

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Gavin Perry

Partner - Head of Credit Hire

I am a Partner in the Insurance team and Head of Credit Hire.