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Can a defendant discontinue its counterclaim and if so, what is the procedure for doing so and what are the cost consequences?An ‘additional claim’ is...
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Produced in partnership with David Willink of Lamb Chambers 7th Jun
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What CPR provisions apply to recover costs following discontinuance of a claim?For the purposes of this Q&A, we have assumed that no settlement...
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6th Jun
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What is the procedure for obtaining the defendant’s costs once a claimant has discontinued proceedings?The first step is to seek to agree the...
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5th Jun
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Costs of discontinuing a claim—displacing the presumptionThis Practice Note sets out the general rule in CPR 38.6 that on discontinuing a claim, the...
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5th Jun
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Costs of discontinuing a claim—the general ruleWhat is discontinuance?Discontinuance is the means by which a claimant can bring all or part of the...
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