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The most important rule is to be polite. If you are polite to everyone at all times, it is hard to go seriously wrong.The judgeMake sure all mobile...
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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 when damages are available as a remedy for a misrepresentation claim with reference to the Misrepresentation Act 1967 (MA...
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Produced in partnership with Charles Spragge of Druces 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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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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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers the position on interdict and interim interdict in Scotland. For guidance on:•some other forms of relief in Scottish...
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Produced in partnership with Jim Cormack of Pinsent Masons 12th Jan
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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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This Practice Note provides guidance on claiming interest on judgment debts. For information on claiming interest when issuing a claim, see Practice...
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9th Nov
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[ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS]FAO [RELEVANT NAME][NAME OF DEFENDANT OR DEFENDANT’S SOLICITOR IF KNOWN][ADDRESS LINE 1][ADDRESS...
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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 cross border EU...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note looks at the admissibility of expert evidence under CPR Part 35 and the Civil Evidence Act 1972 (CEA 1972). In particular, it...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note outlines when a claim for rectification may be appropriate, what you need to establish to succeed on such a claim and what evidence...
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9th Nov
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As set out in The economic torts—overview, the law makes provision to protect a person’s trade or business from acts which are considered to be...
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9th Nov
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Express and implied contractual terms distinguishedContractual terms may be either express or implied:•express terms—are terms which are actually...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note explains the without prejudice rule (WP rule) which affects the admissibility of evidence relating to genuine settlement...
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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 when dealing with disclosure...
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9th Nov

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What is the background to the changes?The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the resulting lockdown and social distancing measures introduced by the...
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15th Jan
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This Practice Note contains a summary of individual voluntary arrangements (IVAs) and their impact on legal proceedings from a dispute resolution...
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15th Jan
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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15th Jan
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The purpose of a bankruptcy order is two-fold:•first, it is to secure the bankrupt's estate for the benefit of the bankrupt's creditors so that it can...
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15th Jan
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and related changes to court procedures and...
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Produced in partnership with Tom Shepherd of 4 New Square and Paul Allen of FRP Advisory LLP 15th Jan
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This Practice Note refers to:•the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986, and •the Companies Act 2006 as CA 2006NoteThis guide is a summary of schemes of...
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15th Jan
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When either a company or an individual is served with a statutory demand, the warning bells should be ringing, as failure to act on that demand within...
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15th Jan
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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15th Jan
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It is a long-established principle that winding-up proceedings should not be commenced where the petition debt is genuinely disputed on substantial...
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Produced in partnership with Kate Rogers of St Philips Chambers 15th Jan
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This Practice Note is a summary of the key points relating to a members' voluntary liquidation (MVL) from a dispute resolution perspective.What is a...
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15th Jan
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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15th Jan
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NoteThis table provides a summary of individual personal and debt management processes from a dispute resolution perspective. Name of processNature of...
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15th Jan
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NoteThis Practice Note is a summary of the key points relating to a creditors' voluntary liquidation (CVL) from a dispute resolution perspective.What...
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15th Jan
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This glossary explains many of the terms commonly used in the restructuring & insolvency market. Terms contained in the definitions themselves that...
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15th Jan
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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15th Jan
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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15th Jan
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and related changes to court procedures and...
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15th Jan
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General duties of the trustee in bankruptcyThe main function and duty of a trustee in bankruptcy (trustee) is to get in, realise and distribute the...
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15th Jan
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The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act (CIGA 2020) inserts a new Part A1 into the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) which provides for a new...
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15th Jan
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and related changes to court procedures and...
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Produced in partnership with Lexa Hilliard QC of Wilberforce Chambers 15th Jan

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