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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4 Jun 2014

As the costs regime ushered in by the Jackson reforms enters its second year, tensions between existing and new provisions have begun to show. In the second part of our...

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21 May 2014

The Civil Procedure Rule Committee (CPRC) held an open meeting attended by practitioners on 2 May 2014. Janna Purdie attended. The meeting dealt with some committee...

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22 Apr 2014

Introduction of single County Court From today, 22 April 2014, the Crime and Courts Act 2014, s 17, establishes a new single, national, County Court and amends the County...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Dispute_Resolution 16
11 Apr 2014

Concerns have been raised with the Civil Procedure Rule Committee as to the amendments to CPR 3.12 dealing with costs budgeting exemptions. The concern arises from a...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Dispute_Resolution 15
11 Apr 2014

The Ministry of Justice has this morning released some of the court forms amended as a consequence of the different SIs bringing in CPR changes this month. There are...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Dispute_Resolution 2
11 Apr 2014

Last week saw the publication of yet another statutory instrument setting out upcoming changes to the CPR (The Civil Procedure (Amendment No 4) Rules 2014, SI 2014/867). ...

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8 Apr 2014

UPDATE:  The CPR rules below were laid before Parliament and approved on 1 April 2014 in the Civil Procedure (Amendment No. 4) Rules 2014, SI 2014/867. The Making...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Dispute_Resolution 16
27 Mar 2014

As we all know costs budgeting was the subject of a consultation process last year to look at the exemptions in place. All practitioners will need to be aware of the...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Dispute_Resolution 19
11 Mar 2014

It is that time of year again when practitioners know something is lurking just around the corner but the full details have yet to be released and there is a tension in...

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25 Oct 2013

DR Analysis on the recent decision in Michael v Middleton [2013] EWHC 2881 (Ch), an application for relief from sanctions under CPR 3.9(1) dismissed. This case confirms,...

Cpr And Court Guides
Unintended consequences of the Jackson Reforms (Part 2)
Dispute Resolution

As the costs regime ushered in by the Jackson reforms enters its second year, tensions between existing and new provisions have begun to show. In the second part of our...

CPR Committee Open Meeting—2 May 2014
Dispute Resolution

The Civil Procedure Rule Committee (CPRC) held an open meeting attended by practitioners on 2 May 2014. Janna Purdie attended. The meeting dealt with some committee...

Welcome to the single County Court
Dispute Resolution

Introduction of single County Court From today, 22 April 2014, the Crime and Courts Act 2014, s 17, establishes a new single, national, County Court and amends the County...

Exemption in amended CPR 3.12 WILL apply to all courts
Dispute Resolution

Concerns have been raised with the Civil Procedure Rule Committee as to the amendments to CPR 3.12 dealing with costs budgeting exemptions. The concern arises from a...

Breaking News: Updated court forms published
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice has this morning released some of the court forms amended as a consequence of the different SIs bringing in CPR changes this month. There are...

Further CPR amendments published
Dispute Resolution

Last week saw the publication of yet another statutory instrument setting out upcoming changes to the CPR (The Civil Procedure (Amendment No 4) Rules 2014, SI 2014/867). ...

UPDATE: New costs budgeting rules in force from 22 April 2014
Dispute Resolution

UPDATE:  The CPR rules below were laid before Parliament and approved on 1 April 2014 in the Civil Procedure (Amendment No. 4) Rules 2014, SI 2014/867. The Making...

BREAKING NEWS: Preview of new costs budgeting rules in force from 22 April 2014
Dispute Resolution

As we all know costs budgeting was the subject of a consultation process last year to look at the exemptions in place. All practitioners will need to be aware of the...

April CPR updates
Dispute Resolution

It is that time of year again when practitioners know something is lurking just around the corner but the full details have yet to be released and there is a tension in...

Old breaches, new bite (Michael v Middleton)
Dispute Resolution

DR Analysis on the recent decision in Michael v Middleton [2013] EWHC 2881 (Ch), an application for relief from sanctions under CPR 3.9(1) dismissed. This case confirms,...

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