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Enforcing a warrant of controlThis Practice Note has been produced by enforcement specialists, The Sheriffs Office. It guides users through the...
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Produced in partnership with David W Carter of The Sheriffs Office 19th May
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Pre-action disclosure—the applicationThis Practice Note provides guidance on CPR 31.16 pre-action disclosure applications, where the applicant and...
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19th May
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Forming enforceable contracts—intention to create legal relationsAn intention to create legal relations is requiredThere are various situations in...
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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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Norwich Pharmacal orders (NPOs)Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by...
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19th May
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Specific disclosure—the courts' approachThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the...
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19th May
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Conditional fee agreements—success feesThis Practice Note considers success fees, a form of fee, which may be payable as a consequence of a successful...
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19th May
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Small claims mediation serviceWhat is the Mediation Service?The Mediation Service is defined in CPR 26.4A(3) as meaning the Small Claims Mediation...
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19th May
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Limitation—latent damageBackgroundThe limitation period for an action founded on tort is six years from the date on which the cause of action accrued...
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19th May
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Part 36 offers—costs consequences of rejection or non-acceptanceNote: This Practice Note is relevant only to Part 36 offers as considered under CPR 36...
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Produced in partnership with Alice Nash of Hailsham Chambers 19th May
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Agreements to extend time—buffer agreementsThis Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Notes: Extension of time, Making an...
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19th May
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Charging orders—what are they and when to use them—CPR 73This Practice Note considers the jurisdiction for obtaining interim and final charging orders...
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19th May
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Costs orders—Sanderson and Bullock ordersSanderson and Bullock orders—what are they?Sanderson and Bullock orders are co-defendant costs orders which...
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Produced in partnership with Nevil Phillips of Quadrant Chambers 19th May
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Does the use of ‘may be’ in CPR PD 36, para 1.1 allow for an offer to be validly accepted without using Form N242A as the notice of acceptance? Does...
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Produced in partnership with Jonathan Edwards of Radcliffe Chambers 19th May

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