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Monthly round up of progress with the Jackson and associated civil justice reforms including updates on costs budgeting, court fees and Jackson in action.Read more
Alexia Drew and Simon Mason review the Court of Appeal’s decision in PGF II SA v OMFS Co 1 Ltd (2013) to extend the Halsey guidelines. Parties who stay silent in response to an offer to enter into…Read more
Marcus Davies looks at two cases that provide some guidance as to the approach likely to be taken by the courts when considering the penalties now available under CPR 36.14. In both cases, the court…Read more
DWF’s monthly round up of progress with the Jackson and associated civil justice reforms including updates this month on costs budgeting, portal company statistics released, market developments,…Read more
The Civil Justice Council costs committee reviewing the guideline hourly rates will issue a short call for evidence on Friday 1st November to assist the Master of the Rolls in setting new rates.…Read more
In his comprehensive report issued on 12 September 2013, Sheriff Principal Taylor makes over 80 recommendations to reform the system of expenses (costs) and funding of civil litigation in Scotland.…Read more