Charles Crow

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Charles has an established travel litigation practice, involving all elements from advisory work and pleadings, to advocacy and costs work. He has particular experience of illness claims and cruise ship cases. Recent experience includes acting for large groups of claimants (one case involving 499 claimants).
Recommendations
“Thorough, insightful, conscientious and fiercely bright. He is formidable in court and has an excellent way with his clients.” “A good, measured advocate.”
Chambers UK 2019
“Very personable with a fierce intellect.”
Legal 500 2019
Memberships
Personal Injuries Bar Association
Qualifications
LLB (Hons) (Exon)

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In the recent case of Awan v. ICTS UK Ltd [2018] 11WLUK 385 (Simler J, President) the EAT confirmed and strengthened previous decisions (Aspden v. Webbs Poultry [1996] IRLR 251, Briscoe v. Lubrizol Ltd [2002] IRLR 607, amongst others) to the effect that a term will be implied into contracts of employment that "once the employee has become entitled to payment of disability income due under the long-term disability plan, the employer will not dismiss him on the grounds of his continuing incapacity to work”.  But is this apparently Claimant-friendly decision potentially a two-edged sword?...

Date: Wed, 12 Dec 2018