This case is another crucial decision in the context of jurisdiction and personal injury claims that was argued and won by Hoh Law Corporation.
The facts of this case were as follows:
The respondent commenced an action in the District Court against the appellant for injuries he sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Interlocutory Judgment was entered for the respondent for 80% of the damages to be assessed, the 20% reduction was on account of the respondent’s contributory negligence. Thereafter, the respondent filed a request for a hearing for assessment of damages and quantified his claim at $734,168.31.
The issues to be determined in this appeal were as follows:
The Court of Appeal had decided that s.22 of the SCA shall operate in the following manner:
The respondent was represented by Mr. N Srinivasan of Hoh Law Corporation.
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