Bajwa v British Airways plc; Whitehouse v Smith; Wilson v Mid Glamorgan Council and Sheppard: CA 28 May 1999

In personal injury cases, a judge deciding on the award of costs after a payment in, and where a benefits recovery was to take effect, was to judge the issue of costs by measuring the offer against the payment in or written offer, aggregated with the effect of the benefits to be deducted.


Times 01-Jul-1999, [1999] EWCA Civ 1519


Social Security (Recovery of Benefits) Act 1997


England and Wales

Personal Injury, Damages, Costs

Updated: 21 January 2023; Ref: scu.146434