Dispute Resolution

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Janna is a dispute resolution lawyer. She deals primarily with cross border issues and is active in the work being undertaken in relation to the implications of Brexit for Dispute Resolutions lawyers. Janna also heads up a LexisNexis costs team bringing together expertise from across the company to deal with the costs issues facing the profession.

 

Olivia specialises in general domestic and international commercial litigation. She trained and practised as an associate at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. During her time in practice she acted primarily for financial institution clients and worked on a range of commercial disputes and regulatory investigations, covering areas such as breach of contract, mis-selling of financial products, domestic and cross-border enforcement, discrimination under the Equality Act 2010 and domestic and international requests for information by financial services regulators.

Olivia works on the PSL Dispute Resolution module, covering evidence and disclosure, injunctions and other relief orders and general applications. 

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The 110th update—practice direction amendments extends the Electronic Working Pilot Scheme to the Senior Court Costs Office (SCCO). It does this by changes to CPR PD 51O...

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The changes in force from Tuesday 1 October 2019 cover the following areas: the Media & Communications List which was created in 2017 and is now reflected in the CPR, the...

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13 Sep 2019

The Ministry of Justice has circulated the 111th update—practice direction amendments which makes amendments to CPR PD 51R, the Online Civil Money Claims Pilot (OCMC) and...

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6 Sep 2019

The Civil Justice Council has compiled a consultation report with recommendations on how to support all vulnerable claimants and defendants. The report was put together...

3 Jul 2019

The Ministry of Justice circulated the 109th practice direction updates on 1 July 2019, these update the practice directions used in conjunction with the civil procedure...

1 Jul 2019

On 10 May 2019 the Civil Procedure Rule Committee (CPR Committee) held an open meeting in which members of the public were invited to attend. The approved minutes of that...

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18 Mar 2019

The Ministry of Justice has signed the 106th update—practice direction amendments which makes amendments to CPR PD 51R and CPR PD 51S. The amendments come into force at...

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23 Jan 2019

The Court of Appeal in SPI North Ltd v Swiss Post International (UK) Ltd and another company [2019] EWCA Civ 7 dealt with a novel question of principle regarding CPR...

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20 Dec 2018

A new mandatory disclosure pilot scheme will take place from 1 January 2019 in the Business and Property Courts. Litigators should brace themselves for a brand new...

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6 Sep 2018

The Ministry of Justice has circulated the 100th Update—Practice Direction Amendments. This covers changes which have immediate effect as well as changes which come into...

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CE-Filing in the Costs Office from 7 October 2019
Dispute Resolution

The 110th update—practice direction amendments extends the Electronic Working Pilot Scheme to the Senior Court Costs Office (SCCO). It does this by changes to CPR PD 51O...

1 October 2019—changes to the CPR, practice directions and pre-action protocols in force
Dispute Resolution

The changes in force from Tuesday 1 October 2019 cover the following areas: the Media & Communications List which was created in 2017 and is now reflected in the CPR, the...

111th practice direction update: in force 9 September 2011
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice has circulated the 111th update—practice direction amendments which makes amendments to CPR PD 51R, the Online Civil Money Claims Pilot (OCMC) and...

Civil Justice Council proposes recommendations to assist vulnerable claimants and defendants in civil courts
Dispute Resolution

The Civil Justice Council has compiled a consultation report with recommendations on how to support all vulnerable claimants and defendants. The report was put together...

Changes to civil procedure practice directions—1 July 2019
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice circulated the 109th practice direction updates on 1 July 2019, these update the practice directions used in conjunction with the civil procedure...

MOJ circulate approved minutes of the CPRC open meeting held in May 2019
Dispute Resolution

On 10 May 2019 the Civil Procedure Rule Committee (CPR Committee) held an open meeting in which members of the public were invited to attend. The approved minutes of that...

Practice direction amendments in force from 11 am on Monday 18 March 2019
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice has signed the 106th update—practice direction amendments which makes amendments to CPR PD 51R and CPR PD 51S. The amendments come into force at...

Defendant's obligations when drafting a defence
Dispute Resolution

The Court of Appeal in SPI North Ltd v Swiss Post International (UK) Ltd and another company [2019] EWCA Civ 7 dealt with a novel question of principle regarding CPR...

All change please—The new disclosure pilot scheme in the Business and Property Courts
Dispute Resolution

A new mandatory disclosure pilot scheme will take place from 1 January 2019 in the Business and Property Courts. Litigators should brace themselves for a brand new...

Practice Direction changes—September and October 2018 and January 2019
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice has circulated the 100th Update—Practice Direction Amendments. This covers changes which have immediate effect as well as changes which come into...

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