Case Studies

Why identifying driver involved in speeding incident may not be enough

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Our client was sent a speeding ticket even though another person was driving. He identified the driver but they would not hand over their personal details to the police. This led to our client appearing in court, here is an overview of what happened. More …

Employee drivers - be aware of the no insurance statutory defence

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When an employee drove a car owned by his employer, he was told that the car was fully insured. Whilst out driving in the course of his employment he was pulled over because the vehicle was not insured. Our Driver Defence team stepped in to help. More …

Cosmetic Warriors and Lush Cosmetics – the construction of pre-emption rights

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The recent decision in the case of Cosmetic Warriors Ltd & Anor v Gerrie [2017] EWCA Civ 324 dealt with the correct construction of shareholders' pre-emption rights. More …

Court imposes fine rather than disqualification for speeding

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Blake Morgan's Driver Defence team were consulted by L who was facing a prosecution for speeding brought by Hampshire Constabulary and which was pending for sentence at Aldershot Magistrates' Court. More …

Motorist not guilty of drink driving on private road

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According to A the vehicle only moved about a metre and it had only been her intention to move the vehicle to a more suitable parking space immediately outside her home address. Here is an overview of the case and the ruling. More …