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AffidavitsImpact of coronavirus (COVID-19) on affidavitsThe social distancing required as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is likely to...
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19th May
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Unfair prejudice petition—what it is and when to use itWhat is an unfair prejudice claim (a section 994 petition)?An unfair prejudice petition is a...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Hubbard of New Square Chambers 19th May
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Drafting the particulars of claim and replyThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of...
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19th May
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Charging orders—who serves interim and final charging orders?This Practice Note sets out the service provisions in relation to applying for or...
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19th May
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Chancery Division—factual witness evidenceThis Practice Note provides guidance on witness statements and factual evidence for use at trial in the...
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19th May
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Enforcing a writ of control—judgment creditor—frequently asked questionsThis Practice Note, produced in conjunction with enforcement specialists, The...
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Produced in partnership with David W Carter of The Sheriffs Office 19th May
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Expert reportsThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court...
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19th May
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CE-File—introduction to electronic filing in the Rolls Building and other courtsThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and...
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19th May
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Can the doctrine of laches form the basis of a cause of action, or will it always act as a defence only?Laches is an equitable doctrine, and as a...
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Produced in partnership with Oliver Hilton of Radcliffe Chambers 19th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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19th May
Precedents
When providing a schedule of costs for summary assessment, the information should be set out using Court Form: N260 Statement of Costs (Summary...
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19th May
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Which enforcement of judgment method should I choose?This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant...
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19th May
Precedents
IntroductionThis application in the Commercial Court should be made using Form N244(CC): Application notice—Commercial Court (Form N244(CC))...
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19th May
Precedents
IntroductionThe application in the Commercial Court is made using Form N244CC.Application notice—Commercial Court (Form N244(CC)) (Word)Relevant...
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19th May
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Extended civil restraint ordersThis Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Civil restraint orders which deals with general...
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19th May

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Retained Rome II—the general rule and displacing the general rule This Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in the courts of...
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26th Jul
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Rome II—the general rule and displacing the general rule This Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving...
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26th Jul
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How can English courts apply or refer to a Court of Justice decision if the judgment is not published in English and therefore there is no Court of...
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25th Jul
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Brexit post implementation period—considerations for dispute resolution practitionersThis Practice Note addresses the implications of the UK leaving...
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23rd Jul
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Is it unfair for a company based in England selling goods or services to a consumer in Scotland to make the parties' contract subject to the Law of...
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21st Jul
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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6th Jul
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Brexit implementation period—applicable law [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note...
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28th Jun
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Understanding applicable law—a guide for dispute resolution practitionersThis Practice Note explains what is meant by applicable law, also known as...
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9th Jun
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In an antitrust case with multiple claimants and defendants would the court apply the applicable law test to each one of the disputes or would they...
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Produced in partnership with Mr Tom Montagu-Smith, QC 5th Jun
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Where a contract between an English business and a Scottish business does not contain a governing law clause, what law will apply in the event of a...
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5th Jun
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Where a UK company makes a loan to its non-UK subsidiary, what is the governing law of that loan agreement in circumstances where there is no...
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5th Jun
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In a contractual dispute between a UK (English) company and a company based in the Isle of Man, what is the applicable law and what is the...
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5th Jun
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What factors impact the choice of English law as the governing law for a new agreement which will directly impact upon the operation of existing...
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What applicable law rules do the courts of England and Wales use to determine the applicable law for a tortious act that occurred in Denmark?Where a...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 5th Jun
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Rome I—applicable law chosen by the partiesThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law where the contract was entered into on or...
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Produced in partnership with Angharad Parry of 20 Essex Street 5th Jun
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Rome I—insurance contracts (Art 7)This Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law where the contract was entered into on or before 31...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Pring of Reed Smith 5th Jun
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Retained Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in the courts of England and Wales...
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