Daniel Clarke

Daniel  Clarke Barrister
Outer Temple Chambers

Dan has a broad civil practice. A large proportion of his personal injury work has an international element. He specialises in package travel and other holiday claims and accidents abroad raising conflicts issues. His personal injury practice also includes claims arising from RTAs, occupiers’, public and employers’ liability.

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Joining a Foreign Tortfeasor to an Odenbreit Claim – Keefe v Hoteles Piñero Canarias SL 09 JUL 2015

Joining a Foreign Tortfeasor to an Odenbreit Claim – Keefe v Hoteles Piñero Canarias SL

In Keefe v Hoteles Piñero Canarias SL [2015] EWCA Civ 598 the Court of Appeal (More-Bick (VC),...

The Limitations of Odenbreit – Williams v MAPFRE (HHJ Halbert, Chester CJC, 13/4/15) 05 JUN 2015

The Limitations of Odenbreit – Williams v MAPFRE (HHJ Halbert, Chester CJC, 13/4/15)

A feature of many cases involving accidents abroad is the ability of claimants domiciled in...

Status in the Court of Appeal – Halawi v WDFG Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 1387 12 JAN 2015

Status in the Court of Appeal – Halawi v WDFG Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 1387

In another decision on employment status the Court of Appeal has, in Halawi v WDFG Ltd [2014]...

Sunrise Brokers LLP v Rodgers [2014] EWCA Civ 1373 12 JAN 2015

Sunrise Brokers LLP v Rodgers [2014] EWCA Civ 1373

In Sunrise Brokers LLP v Rodgers the Court of Appeal has tackled “the interesting and difficult...

Advice About Alternative Means of Funding – McDaniel & Co (a Firm) v Clarke [2014] EWHC 3826 (QB) 12 JAN 2015

Advice About Alternative Means of Funding – McDaniel & Co (a Firm) v Clarke [2014] EWHC 3826 (QB)

The recent High Court decision in McDaniel & Co (a Firm) v Clarke [2014] EWHC 3826 (QB)...

The Brussels I Regulation Recast 18 DEC 2014

The Brussels I Regulation Recast

The Brussels I Regulation Recast Regulation (EC) 44/2001, otherwise known as "Brussels I",...

Suing Tour Operators For Disability Discrimination - Further Developments 11 DEC 2014

Suing Tour Operators For Disability Discrimination - Further Developments

Campbell v Thomas Cook Tour Operations Ltd (Nos. 1 & 2) When Janice Campbell embarked on her...

The Brussels I Regulation Recast 21 NOV 2014

The Brussels I Regulation Recast

Regulation (EC) 44/2001, otherwise known as "Brussels I", regulates jurisdiction and the...

Scope of duty to insure against civil liability in respect of the use of vehicles under First Motor Insurance Directive – Damijan Vnuk v Zavarovalnica Triglav (C-162/13) 30 SEP 2014

Scope of duty to insure against civil liability in respect of the use of vehicles under First Motor Insurance Directive – Damijan Vnuk v Zavarovalnica Triglav (C-162/13)

In Vnuk v Zavarovalnica Triglav (C-162/13) the CJEU has given an important decision on the...

Prophet plc v Huggett [2014] EWCA Civ 1013 29 SEP 2014

Prophet plc v Huggett [2014] EWCA Civ 1013

In March 2014 the High Court concluded in Prophet plc v Huggett [2014] EWHC 615 (Ch) that it...

ACAS Early Conciliation scheme 29 SEP 2014

ACAS Early Conciliation scheme

Earlier this year, a scheme was introduced so that any claimant considering making an ET claim...

QOCS and Third Party Claims – Wagenaar v Weekend Travel Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 1105 27 AUG 2014

QOCS and Third Party Claims – Wagenaar v Weekend Travel Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 1105

Introduction In Wagenaar v Weekend Travel Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 1105 the Court of Appeal...

Dawson v Thomson Airways [2014] EWCA Civ 845 23 JUL 2014

Dawson v Thomson Airways [2014] EWCA Civ 845

Court of Appeal 19 June 2014 Lord Justice Moore-Bick, Lord Justice Kitchin and Lord Justice...

Discretion to order financial penalties for losing employers 20 MAY 2014

Discretion to order financial penalties for losing employers

From 6 April 2014 Employment Tribunals have had a discretion, when an employer loses a case,...

Wall v Mutuelle De Poitiers [2014] EWCA Civ 138; (2014) APIL 11 17 MAR 2014

Wall v Mutuelle De Poitiers [2014] EWCA Civ 138; (2014) APIL 11

Applicable law - Rome II Summary In Wall v Mutuelle De Poitiers Assurances [2014] EWCA Civ 138...

Wall v Mutuelle De Poitiers Assurances [2013] EWHC 53 (QB) 28 JUN 2013

Wall v Mutuelle De Poitiers Assurances [2013] EWHC 53 (QB)

Applicable law - Rome II Summary One of the most radical and obvious changes brought about by...