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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 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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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 when to make a request for further information under CPR 18, the timing of the request, what information you...
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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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Right to costs recovery following an interim applicationIt is important to be aware that a party does not have a right to recover the costs it incurs...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers what is meant by the phrase ‘deemed service’ in CPR 6.14 and its purpose when considered alongside the validity period of...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers one of the first questions to ask when faced with a prospective claim in negligence—whether or not a duty of care exists...
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Produced in partnership with Professor Richard A Buckley 9th Nov
Practice notes
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
Precedents
[ON YOUR LETTERHEAD][WITHOUT PREJUDICE SAVE AS TO COSTS][Insert date][Insert name and address of other party’s solicitor]Dear [insert contact...
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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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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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9th Nov
Practice notes
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 9th Nov
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by measures concerning process and...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Hubbard of New Square Chambers 9th Nov
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Confidentiality is particularly important in the context of mediation to enable parties to participate fully. Mediations are covered by two different...
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9th Nov

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STOP PRESS: an amended version of the Chancery Guide was published on 30 November 2020. For further information, see: LNB News 30/11/2020...
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1st Dec
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19)The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by measures concerning process and...
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1st Dec
Practice notes
This Practice Note contains current judicial Practice Notes and judicial guidance of interest to Dispute Resolution lawyers, which apply in the...
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1st Dec
Practice notes
The judicial branchThe judicial branch of government in England and Wales operates independently of the executive and legislature, and contains the...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester and Mr Darragh Connell of Forum Chambers 29th Nov
Q&As
For the purposes of this Q&A, it has been assumed that monies due to an untraced landlord following a claim for enfranchisement of a leasehold...
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Produced in partnership with Ryan Turner of Lamb Chambers 28th Nov
Q&As
When filing a counterclaim the same fee will apply as if the remedy sought were the subject of separate proceedings. You therefore need to determine...
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28th Nov
Q&As
We are not aware of any fee payable when paying money into court.Please, however, note that there is a fee of £50 payable when making an application...
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28th Nov
Q&As
A Part 8 claim is begun by the claimant filing:•Form N208—Claim Form (CPR Part 8)—Commercial Court•the fee payable (where no money is claimed)—£528 in...
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28th Nov
Q&As
This Q&A covers the procedure to get a detailed assessment of costs without having to start a Part 7 claim. The requirements for using the costs-only...
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28th Nov
Q&As
In order to establish what court fee is payable, see Court Fees Schedule from 6 March 2017. Specifically, the amount of fess payable will depend on...
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28th Nov
Q&As
In December 2013 the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) issued a consultation on reforming court fees, which included (in Part 2 of the consultation) the...
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28th Nov
Q&As
CPR 20 deals with counterclaims and additional claims and applies to:‘a) a counterclaim by a defendant against the claimant or against the claimant...
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28th Nov
Q&As
Additional court feeFor information on the fee that is payable when starting a claim, see the Civil Proceedings Fees Order, SI 2008/1053 (as amended)...
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28th Nov
Q&As
The Civil Proceedings Fees Order 2008 (CPFO 2008), SI 2008/1053, Sch 1 sets out the fees payable in respect of various types of court proceedings.CPFO...
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28th Nov
Q&As
We refer you to our Lexis®PSL Dispute Resolution Practice Note: Court fees in civil proceedings which provides information on the court fees payable...
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28th Nov
Q&As
What is the position where a defendant files a counterclaim?Where a defendant files a counterclaim (which is described in the CPR glossary as being 'a...
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28th Nov

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