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This Practice Note considers the concepts of joint privilege (being joint retainer or joint interest privilege) and common interest privilege,...
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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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Produced in partnership with Nicolas Pointon and Michelle Radom of Clyde and Co 12th Jan
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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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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides guidance on CPR 31.16 pre-action disclosure applications, where the applicant and respondent are likely to be parties to...
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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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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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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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Defending a tort claim—general considerationsIn reality, many claims are ‘defended’ on the basis that the defendant either did not owe the claimant a...
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Produced in partnership with Aileen McErlean of Hardwicke Chambers 12th Jan
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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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What are damages?The term ‘damages’ refers to any amount of money awarded by a court in order to compensate a claimant who has suffered loss or damage...
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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 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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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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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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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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Once the bankruptcy petition and supporting documents have been presented (or issued) at court, the first step the petitioning creditor will need to...
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20th Apr
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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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19th Apr
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The UK Government’s policy of social distancing in order to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) has prompted temporary new working rules in...
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12th Apr
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This Practice Note contains a summary of the key points relating to compulsory liquidation from the perspective of a dispute resolution...
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9th Apr
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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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9th Apr
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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 9th Apr
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This Practice Note refers to the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986.This guide is a summary of company voluntary arrangements (CVAs) and their impact on...
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9th Apr
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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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9th Apr
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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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Produced in partnership with Simon Passfield of Guildhall Chambers 9th Apr
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This Practice Note refers to the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986.NoteThis Practice Note contains a summary of the key points relating to administration...
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9th Apr
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Members’ voluntary liquidationsVoluntary liquidation or winding-up is a process in which the company, through the resolution of its members, decides...
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Produced in partnership with Robert Smailes of Leonard Curtis Business Solutions Group & Simon Hunter of Three Stone 9th Apr
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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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9th Apr
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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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9th Apr
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This Practice Note refers to the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986.NoteThis table provides a summary of the key corporate insolvency processes from a...
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9th Apr
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This Practice Note refers to:•the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986•the Law of Property Act 1925 as LPA 1925•the Senior Courts Act 1981 as SCA 1981•the...
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9th Apr
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The moratorium is at the very heart of the administration process, which is seen as one of the key tools for a company rescue or restructure of the...
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Produced in partnership with Kate Rogers of St Philips Chambers 8th Apr
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This Practice Note looks at what a statutory demand is and what it seeks to achieve in both corporate and personal insolvency. It assumes that the...
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8th Apr
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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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8th Apr
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Before the hearing of the creditors’ bankruptcy petition takes place, there are a number of steps that must be taken to comply with the procedural...
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8th Apr
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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 8th Apr

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