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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 default judgment. For...
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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 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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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners in a number of areas covered in this...
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Produced in partnership with Robert Brodrick and Stephen Woodward of Payne Hicks Beach 12th Jan
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): when serving documents outside the jurisdiction, this may be affected by the impact of coronavirus on the availability of both...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note discusses contractual estoppel as it has evolved from the decision in Peekay v ANZ Banking Group. For a summary of the key...
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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Macklam of Radcliffe Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
The default costs certificate procedure is not available in solicitor/client assessments (CPR PD 46, para 6.8).What is a default costs certificate?A...
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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 which courts have...
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9th 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]]][Specify...
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Produced in partnership with Leigh Callaway of Fladgate 12th Jan
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This Practice Note sets out when and how an innocent party can rescind a contract for misrepresentation, why they would wish to do so and when...
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Produced in partnership with Charles Spragge of Druces 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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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
Nuisance claims are recognised in the following way:•private nuisance—interference with the use/enjoyment of land causing injury•public nuisance—an...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note on Part 36 offers considers what happens when a Part 36 offer is responded to with a counter-offer, whether made under Part 36 or...
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Produced in partnership with Jake Coleman of Hailsham Chambers 12th Jan
Precedents
This Precedent and Drafting Note provide guidance on key model directions from the justice.gov.uk website’s ‘menu of model paragraphs’. They should be...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
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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9th Nov

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This Practice Note considers the relationship between Part 36 offers and the specific costs recovery regime of CPR 36 with the CPR 45 provisions on...
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Produced in partnership with Imran Benson of Hailsham Chambers 13th Apr
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BackgroundThe Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC) is a specialist list of the Intellectual Property List (Chancery Division) which is...
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Produced in partnership with Angela Fox of Maucher Jenkins 9th Apr
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Types of claimsThese types of claims fall into three categories. Category I Claims for the recovery of land, including a possession claim under CPR 55...
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8th Apr
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ARCHIVED:  This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.Jackson LJ’s ‘Supplemental Report—Fixed Recoverable Costs’In July 2017, Lord...
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8th Apr
Practice notes
Types of claimsThese types of claims fall into two categories which are set out in CPR 45.1(2)(a) and (b): •CPR 45.1(2)(a)—deals with claims for a...
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8th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is based on provisions revoked on 1 April 2013. It is therefore for historical purposes only.Fixed costs—money or...
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8th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is based on provisions revoked on 1 April 2013. It is therefore for historical purposes only.Limits on the level of...
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8th Apr
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For further information on the different methods of enforcement available, see Practice Note: Which enforcement of judgment method should I...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note covers fixed trial costs in the fast track. These are costs the court may award as costs of the advocate preparing and appearing at...
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8th Apr
Practice notes
Pre-Action Protocol for Low Value Personal Injury Claims in Road Traffic AccidentsThe protocol applies to all road traffic accident (RTA)...
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18th Mar
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Sections 88–90 of the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 and costs protection in environmental mattersEntry into force of sections 88–90 of the...
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Produced in partnership with Landmark Chambers 11th Mar
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Fixed recoverable costs (FRC) prescribe an amount that can be claimed back from a paying party in litigation and have been implemented in an effort to...
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3rd Mar
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This Practice Note considers the Business and Property Courts—Capped Costs List pilot scheme (a form of fixed costs) which is set out in Practice...
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3rd Mar
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Pre-Action Protocol for Low Value Personal Injury (Employers' Liability and Public Liability) ClaimsThe protocol applies to all claims where:•either...
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3rd Mar
Q&As
Can a Part 36 offer be made?A Part 36 offer can be made in respect of a claim proceeding on the fast track. CPR 28 (fast track claims) contains no...
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3rd Mar
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers fixed costs under Part 45 of the Civil Procedure Rules. For detailed guidance on capped costs in the Business and...
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3rd Mar
Q&As
This is a Part 7 claim which is at witness evidence stage. The tables in CPR 45, Section IIIA state that if the claim settles prior to proceedings...
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Produced in partnership with Daniel Laking of 39 Essex Chambers 2nd Mar
Q&As
CPR 45 specifies when fixed costs will apply to a claim. This is dependent on the type of claim and, in relation to fast track claims, the trial costs...
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Produced in partnership with James Tunley of Lamb Chambers 11th Feb
Q&As
The court can award the judgment creditor costs in its application for an attachment of earnings order (AE order), see CPR 89.10.Where costs are...
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11th Feb

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