It prevails within one year laid down in the Law on Civil Liability and Insurance for Motor Vehicle Traffic.

  • The Supreme Court declares in favor of the appeal by the Insurance Compensation Consortium against partially upholding judgment of the Provincial Court of Barcelona, on claim amount.
  • The Board, considering the appeal, states that in the event that the injured by a car accident in Catalonia exercise direct action against the insurer of the vehicle driven by the person responsible for the accident or, if necessary, against the Compensation Consortium Insurance , in accordance with the provisions of the Law on Civil Liability and Insurance for Motor Vehicle Traffic , the limitation period for such action is that of one year provided in Article 7.1 of the Law and not the three-year referred to in Article 121-21 d ) of the Civil Code of Catalonia for tort claims arising .