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Contract interpretation—the parol evidence ruleIn addition to the guiding principles on contract interpretation provided by Lord Hoffmann in ICS (see...
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19th May
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Cause of action estoppelCause of action estoppel is a sub-species of the res judicata doctrine (see Practice Note: The doctrine of res judicata). In...
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Produced in partnership with Jack Mitchell of Old Square Chambers 19th May
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Strike out—no reasonable grounds for bringing or defending the claim (CPR 3.4(2)(a))Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set...
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19th May
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Starting a UK GDPR compensation claim—a practical guideThis Practice Note provides guidance on pursuing a UK GDPR claim pursuant to the UK data regime...
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Produced in partnership with Robert Brodrick and Stephen Woodward of Payne Hicks Beach 19th May
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What constitutes a valid assignment of a contract?This Practice Note identifies what can be transferred when assigning a contract and how to effect a...
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19th May
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Contractual damages—pecuniary lossesThis Practice Note considers the different categories of contractual damages that may be available for financial...
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Produced in partnership with Zainab Hodgson and Kavidha Clare of CMS 19th May
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Adjourning trialThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the Civil Procedure Rules....
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Produced in partnership with Mark Surguy of Weightmans 19th May
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Litigant in person costs—financial loss and hourly ratesCPR 46.5(4) sets out how the costs will be calculated and this is either by reference...
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19th May
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Default judgment—general principles for setting asideWhere the claimant has already obtained a default judgment, the defendant may still wish to...
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19th May
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Fixed costs—money claimsTypes of claimsThese types of claims fall into two categories which are set out in CPR 45.1(2)(a) and (b): •CPR...
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19th May
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Multiple tortfeasors—liability issues and contribution claimsThis Practice Note considers tortious liability issues where more than one party is...
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Produced in partnership with Kate Temple-Mabe of 7BR 19th May
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Nuisance—what are public and private nuisance claims?Nuisance claims are recognised in the following way:•private nuisance—interference with the...
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19th May
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Serving the defenceThis Practice Note sets out the rules that apply when seeking to serve the defence in proceedings. The rules are set out in Section...
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19th May
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Does CPR PD 51ZA, which provides for parties to agree an extension of time for 56 days, apply to agreements to extend time for service of the defence?...
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Produced in partnership with David Peachey 19th May
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When is variation of a contract valid?There are numerous reasons why parties may wish to make changes to their agreement. Most disputes connected with...
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19th May

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Brussels I—contract claims (art 5(1)) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note considers the...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I—choice of court agreements (art 23) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I (recast)—multiple defendants (art 8)This Practice Note considers Article 8 of Regulation (EU) 1215/2012, Brussels I (recast) and the...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I (recast)—dealing with consumer claimsThis Practice Note considers the jurisdiction of the court over consumer contracts as set out in...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Morcos of 4 New Square 31st Jul
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Brussels I—third parties, counterclaims and rights in rem (art 6) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I—consumer disputes [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note considers the...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I (recast)—parallel proceedings (art 29)This Practice Note considers the provisions in Article 29 of Regulation (EU) 1215/2012, Brussels I...
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Produced in partnership with St Philips Chambers 31st Jul
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Brussels I (recast)—background and overview to the changes to CPR provisions [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I—non-contract claims (art 5) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note looks at the...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I—tort and delict claims (art 5(3)) [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note...
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31st Jul
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Brexit post implementation period—considerations for dispute resolution practitionersThis Practice Note addresses the implications of the UK leaving...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I (recast)—third parties, counterclaims and rights in rem (art 8)This Practice Note considers exceptions to the general rule that a claimant...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I—appearance by the defendant [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note explains the...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I—application [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note explains how Brussels I applies. It sets out transitional arrangements, international...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I (recast)—appearance by the defendant (arts 26 and 28)This Practice Note considers the provisions in Regulation (EU) 1215/2012, Brussels I...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I—arbitration and court judgments [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note looks at...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I (recast)—requirements for an effective choice of court agreement (art 25)This Practice Note considers Article 25 of Regulation (EU)...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I (recast)—choice of court agreements (art 25)This Practice Note explains choice of court agreements, as set out in Article 25 of Regulation...
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31st Jul
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Brexit implementation period—jurisdiction [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note considers...
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31st Jul
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Brussels I (recast)—the exception to the lis pendens rule (art 31(2))This Practice Note considers the exception to the lis pendens rule as set out in...
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31st Jul

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