High Court Damages Ruling in Hit-and-Run Case

15 Jun 2007 | by Monckton Chambers

Byrne v Motor Insurers Bureau / Secretary of State for Transport [2007] EWHC 1268 (QB)

In Byrne v Motor Insurers Bureau / Secretary of State for Transport, Flaux J has made the rare finding that the United Kingdom has committed a sufficiently serious breach of Community law to give rise to Francovich damages liability.