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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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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2 May 2018

On Tuesday, 1 May 2018, the Ministry of Justice confirmed that amendments had been made to the Pre-action Protocol for Debt Claims and the Pre-action Protocol for...

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25 Apr 2018

Judge Phillips, sitting in the Mercantile Court, dismissed an application by the claimant to amend the claim form, after expiry of the limitation period, to correct the...

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18 Apr 2018

The Ministry of Justice has circulated The Civil Procedure (Amendment No 2) Rules 2018, SI 2018/479 which makes changes to Part 2, Part 36 and Part 45 of the Civil...

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10 Apr 2018

Yesterday, the Ministry of Justice provided the 96th update which makes changes to the Practice Directions associated with the Civil Procedure Rules. The update makes...

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12 Mar 2018

Earlier this month, the CPRC circulated the minutes and associated papers of its 2 February meeting. At the meeting, the committee’s discussions included proposed...

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1 Mar 2018

The disclosure reform proposal for the Business & Property Courts envisages a wholesale shake up of the current disclosure process under CPR 31 to encourage a shift...

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3 Oct 2017

The Ministry of Justice has circulated a draft 92nd Update–Practice Direction Amendments Making Document. The changes include amendments to reflect the change from...

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11 Sep 2017

The Ministry of Justice has published the 92nd update to the Civil Procedure Rules with The Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2017, SI 2017/889 together with three...

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28 Jun 2017

The May 2017 minutes of the CPR Committee cover a number of issues including a new pilot scheme for an online court, a new pilot scheme for a form of fixed recoverable...

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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...

Changes to pre-action protocols - May 2018
Dispute Resolution

On Tuesday, 1 May 2018, the Ministry of Justice confirmed that amendments had been made to the Pre-action Protocol for Debt Claims and the Pre-action Protocol for...

Amendment to correct mistake as to party name after limitation period expired (Best Friends Group v Barclays Bank Plc)
Dispute Resolution

Judge Phillips, sitting in the Mercantile Court, dismissed an application by the claimant to amend the claim form, after expiry of the limitation period, to correct the...

CPR Changes and Practice Direction amendments: what comes into force on 7 May 2018?
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice has circulated The Civil Procedure (Amendment No 2) Rules 2018, SI 2018/479 which makes changes to Part 2, Part 36 and Part 45 of the Civil...

Changes to Pilot Schemes in Practice Direction 51
Dispute Resolution

Yesterday, the Ministry of Justice provided the 96th update which makes changes to the Practice Directions associated with the Civil Procedure Rules. The update makes...

Minutes of the CPR Committee meeting of 2 February 2018
Dispute Resolution

Earlier this month, the CPRC circulated the minutes and associated papers of its 2 February meeting. At the meeting, the committee’s discussions included proposed...

Proposed Disclosure Pilot Scheme in the Business & Property Courts
Dispute Resolution

The disclosure reform proposal for the Business & Property Courts envisages a wholesale shake up of the current disclosure process under CPR 31 to encourage a shift...

Draft 92nd update to practice directions available
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice has circulated a draft 92nd Update–Practice Direction Amendments Making Document. The changes include amendments to reflect the change from...

October 2017 CPR Updates
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice has published the 92nd update to the Civil Procedure Rules with The Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2017, SI 2017/889 together with three...

Minutes of the CPR Committee—May 2017
Dispute Resolution

The May 2017 minutes of the CPR Committee cover a number of issues including a new pilot scheme for an online court, a new pilot scheme for a form of fixed recoverable...

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