Richard Lewis

Cardiff University

Professor

Cardiff Law School

Museum Avenue

Cardiff, Wales CF10 3AX

United Kingdom

http://www.law.cf.ac.uk/contactsandpeople/lewisrk

Cardiff Law School

Cardiff Law School

Law Building

Museum Avenue

Cardiff, Wales CF10 3AX

United Kingdom

http://www.law.cf.ac.uk/contactsandpeople/lewisrk

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Tort Personal Injury Claims Statistics: Is There a Compensation Culture in the United Kingdom?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Mar 2006
Richard Lewis, Annette Morris and Ken Oliphant
Cardiff University, Cardiff University - Cardiff Law School and Institute for European Tort Law
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Abstract:

tort. compensation culture, damages, personal injury

2.

Tort Law Culture in the United Kingdom: Image and Reality in Personal Injury Compensation

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 May 2012 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2012
Richard Lewis and Annette Morris
Cardiff University and Cardiff University - Cardiff Law School
Downloads 266 (46,012)

Abstract:

tort law, culture, damages, personal injury, compensation culture, road traffic injury, liability insurance

3.

Compensation Culture Reviewed: Incentives to Claim and Damages Levels

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 109 (124,098)

Abstract:

Tort law, personal injury, damages, liability insurance, compensation culture, legal profession

4.

Clinical Legal Education Revisited

"Clinical Legal Education Revisited" (2000) 13 Dokkyo International Review 149 - 169
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 95 (191,104)
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Abstract:

legal education, clinical education, legal profession, law centres, access to law

5.

Appearance and Reality in Reforming Periodical Payments of Tort Damages in the UK

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Mar 2006
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 79 (224,607)

Abstract:

Tort, damages, periodical payments, structured settlements, insurance

6.

Jackson and Before-the-Event Insurance: A Missed Opportunity or a Pitfall Avoided?

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Oct 2010
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 58 (282,309)

Abstract:

Tort, Personal Injury Claims, Access to Justice, Before the Event Insurance, BTE

7.

Indexation of Periodical Payment Damages in Tort: The Future Assured?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 56 (282,309)

Abstract:

damages, personal injury, tort law, periodical payments, economics, indexation, inflation

8.

Recovery of State Benefits from Tort Damages: Legislating For or Against the Welfare State?

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2012
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 51 (273,228)

Abstract:

tort law, damages, personal injury, accident compensation, collateral benefits, welfare state, politics of law

9.

Court Awards of Damages for Loss of Future Earnings: An Empirical Study and an Alternative Method of Calculation

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 29, pp. 406-435, 2002
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Mar 2003
Cardiff University, Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School and Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School
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10.

Aggregation and Divisibility of Damage in England and Wales: Insurance

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 37 (342,381)

Abstract:

Insurance law, Tort, Causation, Damage, Divisibility of Injury, Insurers Liability, Policy limits, Accident, Occurrence

11.

How Important are Insurers in Compensating Claims for Personal Injury in the UK?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Oct 2011
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 29 (342,381)

Abstract:

tort, personal injury, insurance, damages, compensation for injury

12.

Structured Settlements of Damages Awards in Britain and Canada

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Mar 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 21 (399,474)

Abstract:

Tort law, Damages, Personal Injury, Structured Setlements, Insurance, Periodical Payments

13.

Loss of Earnings Following Personal Injury: Do the Courts Adequately Compensate Injured Parties?

Economic Journal, Vol. 113, pp. F568-F584, November 2003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Nov 2003
Cardiff University, Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School and Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School
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14.

Contracts between Businessmen: Reform of the Law of Firm Offers and an Empirical Study of Tendering Practices in the Building Industry

Journal of Law & Society, Volume 9, Number 2, Winter 1982
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 18 (377,696)
Citation 1

Abstract:

contract law, business, firm offers

15.

No Fault Compensation for Victims of Road Accidents: Can It Be Justified?

Journal of Social Policy, Vol. 10, Issue 2, April 1981, pp. 161-18
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 13 (449,536)

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16.

Deducting Collateral Benefits from Damages: Principle and Policy

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Mar 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 9 (475,168)

Abstract:

tort law, damages, personal injury, collateral benefits, social security, insurance

17.

Insurance and the Tort System

(2005) 25 (1) Legal Studies 85 - 116
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Sep 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 8 (449,536)

Abstract:

civil litigation, tort, liabilty insurance, personal injury

18.

The Merits of A Structured Settlement: The Plaintiff's Perspective

[1993] 13 Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 530
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Sep 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 7 (465,002)

Abstract:

civil litigation, tort, damages, personal injury, structured settlement, periodical payments, liability insurance

19.

The Overlap between Damages for Personal Injury and Work Related Benefits

(1998) 27 (1) Industrial Law Journal 1
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Sep 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
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Abstract:

tort, damages, personal injury, collateral benefits, workmens compensation, industrial injury, social security

20.

Tort and Social Security: The Importance Attached to the Cause of Disability with Special Reference to the Industrial Injuries Scheme

[1980] 43 Modern Law Review 514
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Sep 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 5 (475,168)

Abstract:

tort, workers compensation, social security, industrial injury, causation, reform of tort

21.

Insurers' Agreements Not to Enforce Strict Legal Rights: Bargaining with Government and in the Shadow of the Law

The Modern Law Review, Vol. 48, May 1985
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Mar 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 5 (465,002)
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Abstract:

insurance law, history, bargaining, regulation, worker's compensation, tort, motor insurers' bureau

22.

Structured Settlements: An Emergent Study

[1994] 13 Civil Justice Quarterly 18
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 10 Oct 2014
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 4 (490,079)

Abstract:

civil litigation, tort, personal injury, damages, structured settlement, liability insurance, taxation, annuities

23.

Structural Factors Affecting the Number and Cost of Personal Injury Claims in the Tort System

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 May 2015
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 3 (93,402)

Abstract:

tort, personal injury, compensation culture, liability insurance crisis, damages, legal profession, Slater & Gordon, periodical payments

24.

Litigation Costs and Before-the-Event Insurance: The Key to Access to Justice?

Modern Law Review, Vol. 74, No. 2, pp. 272-286, 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Mar 2011
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
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25.

Recovery of NHS Accident Costs: Tort as a Vehicle for Raising Public Funds

(1999) 62 Modern Law Review 903 - 911
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2015
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
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Abstract:

tort, personal injury, damages, collateral benefits, recoupment, benefit recovery, welfare state, liability insurance

26.

Tort Tactics: An Empirical Study of Personal Injury Litigation Strategies

[2017] 37 Legal Studies 162-185
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2017
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
Downloads 0 (470,085)

Abstract:

Tort, Personal Injury, Damages, Litigation, Tactics, Civil Claims, Settlement, Negotiation, Bargaining, Legal costs, Compensation Culture, Paralegal, Socio-legal, Empirical

27.

Consultation and Cuts: The Review of Industrial Injuries Benefit

(1980) 2 Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law 330-340
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
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Abstract:

workers' compensation, industrial injury, social security benefit, industrial preference

28.

Accidents Whilst Travelling and the Limits of Compensation for Industrial Injury

(1986) 8 Journal of Social Welfare Law 193-206
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
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Abstract:

industrial injury, workers' compensation, injury benefit, disablement, law reform

29.

Compensation for Occupational Disease

Journal of Social Welfare Law, Vol. 5, No. 1, 1983
Posted: 19 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2016
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University

Abstract:

occupational disease, worker's compensation, industrial injury, law reform

30.

Criticisms of the Traditional Contract Course

(1982) 16 Law Teacher 111 - 121
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Nov 2015
Richard Lewis
Cardiff University
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Abstract:

Law Teaching, Contract Law, Pedagogy, Law in Context

31.

Do Insurers Know Best - An Empirical Examination of the Extent that Insurers Comply with Their Statements of Practice and Whether They Are a Satisfactory Substitute for Reform of the Law

(1992) 21 Anglo - American Law Review 123 - 137
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2015
Ian Cadogan and Richard Lewis
Independent and Cardiff University
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Abstract:

insurance contract law, reform, self-regulation

32.

Tort Law Culture: Image and Reality

Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 39, Issue 4, pp. 562-592, 2012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Nov 2012
Richard Lewis and Annette Morris
Cardiff University and Cardiff University - Cardiff Law School
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