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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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IntroductionA defendant may decide to make a submission of no case to answer after the claimant has indicated that it has closed its case and before...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by measures concerning process and...
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9th Nov
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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
Practice notes
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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This Practice Note considers one of the first questions to ask when faced with a prospective claim in negligence—whether or not a duty of care exists...
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Produced in partnership with Professor Richard A Buckley 12th Jan
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by measures concerning process and...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
What is an unfair prejudice claim (a section 994 petition)?An unfair prejudice petition is a statutory remedy available to shareholders of a company...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Hubbard of New Square Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note looks at third party disclosure under CPR 31.17 and CPR 31.18 ie obtaining disclosure of documents from a non-party to the...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note looks at the limitation period for professional negligence (prof neg) claims and explains how to determine the date of accrual in...
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9th Nov
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What is unjust enrichment and when is it used?A claim based on unjust enrichment is one which seeks to restore to an innocent party the gains that...
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9th Nov
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There are numerous reasons why parties may wish to make changes to their agreement. Most disputes connected with variation of contracts concern...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by measures concerning process and...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Hubbard of New Square Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
Note: this Practice Note is concerned only with the creation of binding legal relations by way of contract (whether in writing or orally) and is not...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
Protective costs orders and cost capping ordersThe purpose behind a protective costs order (PCO) is to prevent litigants from being precluded from...
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9th Nov

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Precedents
1By [date/time] the parties shall exchange lists of three neutral individuals who have indicated their availability to conduct a mediation or ENE or...
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28th Nov
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[insert name and address of Defendant or Defendant’s legal representative][insert date]Dear [insert organisation name][Claimant v Defendant—Case...
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28th Nov
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There be a Case and Costs Management Conference before the Master in Hearing Room [insert number] First Floor, The Rolls Building, 7 Rolls Building,...
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28th Nov
Precedents
Claim No. [insert claim number].[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location] OR [Specify...
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28th Nov
Precedents
Claim No. [insert claim number].[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location] OR [Specify...
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28th Nov
Precedents
IntroductionThe application should be made using Form N244 (Form N244 (CC) if in the Commercial Court).Application notice (Form N244)Application...
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28th Nov
Precedents
Note: save for where a defence has been received before 1 april 2013, this precedent is for historical purposes only. For guidance on the current...
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28th Nov
Precedents
Claim No. [insert claim number].[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location] OR [Specify...
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28th Nov
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[Insert name and address of recipient][Insert date]Dear [insert name of recipient][Insert case name and claim number][We act for [the Claimant OR the...
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28th Nov
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[Insert name and address of recipient][Insert date]PRIVATE, CONFIDENTIAL AND PRIVILEGEDDear [insert name of recipient][Insert case name and claim...
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28th Nov
Precedents
IntroductionThe application should be made using Form N244 (Form N244 (CC) if in the Commercial Court).Instructions—this Precedent is the court form...
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28th Nov
Practice notes
This Checklist sets out some of the case management issues to be considered and addressed early in proceedings and before any case...
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25th Sep
Practice notes
Business and Property Courts—the disclosure pilot The disclosure pilot scheme commenced on 1 January 2019 and will run for two years....
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25th Sep

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