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This Practice Note is concerned with substantive interim injunctions, which are a particular species of injunction granted on a temporary basis ahead...
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9th Nov
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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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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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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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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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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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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
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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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This Practice Note has been produced in partnership with Guy Pendell, Liz Williams and Kushal Gandhi of CMS.STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is under...
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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 observed by Coulson J in Russell v Stone, ‘standstill agreements have become much more common than they ever used to be’ and yet, as that case...
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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 applicable law to...
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Produced in partnership with Thomas Ogden of 4 New Square and Anneliese Day QC of Fountain Court Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note explains costs only proceedings which are brought as Part 8 claims and are used to obtain a court order that there should be an...
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9th Nov
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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
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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 applicable law. For...
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9th Nov
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Note: this Practice Note is concerned only with the creation of binding legal relations by way of contract (whether in writing or orally) and is not...
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9th Nov

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived. This Practice Note refers to the following:•Schedule 3C of the Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act...
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8th Apr
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Prior to 1984 there was no concept of forum non conveniens in English law; although there was in Scottish law. There were moves towards the use of...
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8th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Tracker lists a number of decisions of the English courts in which the Court of Justice decision in Owusu v Jackson has been...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note considers the English law (in terms of both UK legislation and relevant common law) relevant to determining the domicile of an...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note looks at the English common law and how the courts of England and Wales will construe and apply it when determining the...
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8th Apr
Q&As
The Isle of ManThe Isle of Man is a self-governing Crown dependency. It has never become part of the Kingdom of Great Britain or the UK and has never...
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19th Mar
Q&As
JurisdictionIf the defendant is living in the UKWhether the English court would have jurisdiction of the dispute needs to be considered under the...
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19th Mar
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers the allocation of jurisdiction within the UK under the Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act 1982 (CJJA 1982). It...
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Produced in partnership with Alistair Mackenzie of 2 Temple Gardens 4th Mar
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When seeking to serve a document in proceedings, Part 6 of the Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) sets out the methods of service and the places at which the...
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24th Feb
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Article 79 of the General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR), Regulation (EU) 2016/679 provides that proceedings against a controller or a...
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13th Feb
Practice notes
This Practice Note discusses a key consideration of relevance when dealing with forum non conveniens, namely the factors connecting the proceedings to...
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7th Dec
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This Practice Note discusses a key consideration that applies in the context of forum non conveniens, namely the requirements of justice.For guidance...
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7th Dec
Practice notes
Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU has implications for practitioners considering which courts have jurisdiction. For guidance, see: Forum non...
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7th Dec
Q&As
There is no general definition in the CPR of a 'litigant in person' or in the Litigant in Person Handbook.Rights of audience are governed by Part 3 of...
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28th Nov

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