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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners considering:•which applicable law to...
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Produced in partnership with Thomas Ogden of 4 New Square and Anneliese Day QC of Fountain Court Chambers 12th Jan
Precedents
Before making an applicationDetermine when the defence is due to be filed. Any application to extend time should be made prior to that time period...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners considering the use of ADR as it may...
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9th Nov
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What are damages?The term ‘damages’ refers to any amount of money awarded by a court in order to compensate a claimant who has suffered loss or damage...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers in detail when damages for loss of a chance (loss of an opportunity damages) may be recoverable, with reference to the...
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Produced in partnership with Anneliese Day QC and Christopher Knowles of Fountain Court Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers the jurisdiction for obtaining interim and final charging orders as provided for in the (amended) CPR 73 and CPR PD 73 in...
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9th Nov
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A guide to specific terminology used in this Practice Note is provided—see below section titled ‘Key terms encountered when applying for a winding-up...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Hubbard of New Square Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your...
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9th Nov
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When is a contract a void contract?A void contract is one that is wholly lacking in legal effect. A contract will be void where:•the parties contract...
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9th Nov
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In addition to the guiding principles on contract interpretation provided by Lord Hoffmann in ICS (see Practice Note: Contract interpretation—the...
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9th Nov
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What is merger in judgment and its relationship with res judicata?A res judicata is a decision given by a judge or tribunal with jurisdiction over the...
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Produced in partnership with Jack Mitchell of Old Square Chambers 12th Jan
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A guide to specific terminology used in this Practice Note is provided—see below.What is a derivative claim?A derivative claim (or derivative action)...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Hubbard of New Square Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers claims for damages for breach of statutory duty. For guidance on claims for damages for a negligent breach of duty of...
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Produced in partnership with Professor Richard A Buckley 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers the different categories of contractual damages that may be available for financial loss (pecuniary loss), ie...
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Produced in partnership with Zainab Hodgson and Kavidha Clare of CMS 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers the doctrine of forum non conveniens, also referred to as the appropriate forum or the proper place for a dispute to be...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers proprietary estoppel from a generic standpoint.For industry specific guidance on proprietary estoppel, see Practice...
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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Macklam of Radcliffe Chambers 12th Jan

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Relief from sanctions—the courts’ approachCoronavirus (COVID-19)The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected...
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15th May
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Adding (joinder) and substituting partiesThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the...
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15th May
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15th May
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15th May
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Summary table of key case management changes—Jackson Reforms [Archived]ARCHIVED: this archived Practice Note is not maintained and is for background...
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Change of solicitorWhy change of solicitor notice is important—party's address for serviceThe provisions relating to change of solicitor are important...
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15th May
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Jackson reforms on case management—one year on [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.NOTE: This Practice Note...
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15th May
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Group Litigation Orders—procedureWho may apply for a group litigation order and when?It is worth noting that, subject to obtaining the appropriate...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 15th May
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15th May
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Stay of proceedings—when can you apply to stay a claim?This Practice Note considers the question of when court proceedings can be stayed. It...
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Case management—complianceWhat is compliance?Compliance refers to the parties’ need to comply with the court’s rules, practice directions and orders...
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Case management—Jackson reforms [Archived]ARCHIVED: this archived Practice Note is not maintained and is for background information purposes only....
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15th May
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Group Litigation Orders—introductionWhat is a group litigation order?Multiple claims can be managed by the court under a group litigation order (GLO)....
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 15th May
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Representative claimsRepresentative parties—CPR 19.6Under CPR 19.6(1), a claim may be begun, or the court may order that a claim be started or...
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15th May
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Collective proceedings in the Competition Appeal TribunalLegislative reforms, which took effect on 1 October 2015, established the right to collective...
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Produced in partnership with Constantine Cannon LLP 15th May
Precedents
Order to substitute defendant after expiry of limitation periodClaim No. [insert claim number].[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY...
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