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This Practice Note considers tortious liability issues where more than one party is responsible for the damage suffered by the claimant.It considers...
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Produced in partnership with Kate Temple-Mabe of 7BR 12th Jan
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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 a reserved judgment?A reserved judgment is a draft judgment that is circulated by the judge. At the end of the hearing the judge will usually...
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9th Nov
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What is a wasted costs order?A wasted costs order is defined in CPR PD 46, para 5.1 as an order:•that a legal representative pay a sum in respect of...
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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
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Sanderson and Bullock orders—what are they?Sanderson and Bullock orders are co-defendant costs orders which may be appropriate in circumstances in...
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Produced in partnership with Nevil Phillips of Quadrant Chambers 12th Jan
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[insert name and address of defendant or defendant's legal representative][insert date]Without prejudice—save as to costsDear [insert organisation...
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Produced in partnership with David Juckes, Barrister of Hailsham Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note identifies what can be transferred when assigning a contract and how to effect a valid assignment of a contract. For guidance on...
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9th Nov
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BackgroundThe limitation period for an action founded on tort is six years from the date on which the cause of action accrued pursuant to section 2 of...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (Covid-19): When making applications, these will be affected by the impact of coronavirus, see Coronavirus (Covid-19) considerations...
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9th Nov
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 jurisdiction. For...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note explains costs only proceedings which are brought as Part 8 claims and are used to obtain a court order that there should be an...
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9th Nov
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Note: This Practice Note is relevant only to Part 36 offers as considered under CPR 36 in force as from 6 April 2015. For guidance on transitional...
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Produced in partnership with Alice Nash of Hailsham Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers the requirement for the representor both to have intended to and actually to have induced the representee, by their...
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Produced in partnership with Charles Spragge of Druces 12th Jan
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What is discontinuance?Discontinuance is the means by which a claimant can bring all or part of the proceedings it has instigated to an end by serving...
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9th Nov

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ARCHIVED: this archived Practice Note is not maintained and is for background information purposes only. Further, some of the links may not direct you...
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7th Apr
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ARCHIVED: this archived Practice Note is not maintained and is for background information purposes only. Further, some of the links may not direct you...
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7th Apr
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What is allocation?At an early stage in a claim, the court will provisionally allocate the claim to what it thinks is the most appropriate 'track' for...
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7th Apr
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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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7th Apr
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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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7th Apr
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This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Notes:•Commercial Court—case management•Commercial court—Case management conference...
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7th Apr
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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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7th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: this archived Practice Note is not maintained and is for background information purposes only. Further, some of the links may not direct you...
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7th Apr
Precedents
This Precedent is the Gov.uk standard direction order template to use in multi-track cases where expert evidence is to be given by a single joint...
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7th Apr
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Dear [client name][insert reference]—case management conferenceAs you are aware, a case management conference (CMC) has been scheduled for [date] in...
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7th Apr
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This Precedent is the Gov.uk standard direction order template to use in multi-track cases where no expert evidence is to be adduced. It should be...
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7th Apr
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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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7th Apr
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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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7th Apr
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Filed on behalf of the ClaimantWitness statement of [insert initial and surname of witness]Number of witness statement: [insert number of witness...
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7th Apr
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PRIVATE, CONFIDENTIAL & PRIVILEGED[Insert name and address of client][insert date]Dear [insert name of contact at the client]Explaining the disclosure...
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Produced in partnership with Moya Clifford of Hill Dickinson LLP 6th Apr
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[Insert name and address of recipient][Insert date]PRIVATE, CONFIDENTIAL AND PRIVILEGEDDear [insert recipient]Document preservation notice—[insert...
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6th Apr
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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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6th Apr
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This Practice Note considers costs recovery when dealing with proceedings under the disclosure pilot scheme found in CPR PD 51U. The pilot scheme, in...
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6th Apr

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