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Wasted costs ordersWhat is a wasted costs order?A wasted costs order is defined in CPR PD 46, para 5.1 as an order:•that a legal representative pay a...
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19th May
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Privilege—joint and common interest privilegeThis Practice Note considers the concepts of joint privilege (being joint retainer or joint interest...
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19th May
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Preparing trial bundlesNote: this Practice Note deals with the preparation of bundles for trial. For information on preparing bundles for interim...
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19th May
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Expert reportsThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court...
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19th May
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Norwich Pharmacal orders—procedure for applicationCoronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be...
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19th May
Precedents
The list of documents should generally be completed on Form N265 (List of documents: standard disclosure). However, different forms apply depending on...
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19th May
Practice notes
CE-File—introduction to electronic filing in the Rolls Building and other courtsThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and...
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19th May
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Commercial Court—case managementThis Practice Note should be read in conjunction with:•Practice Note: Commercial court—Case management conference...
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19th May
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[insert name and address of claimant or claimant’s legal representative][insert date]Without prejudice—save as to costsDear [insert organisation...
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Produced in partnership with David Juckes, Barrister of Hailsham Chambers 19th May
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Challenging court jurisdiction—application under CPR 11 (timing and extensions of time)This Practice Note considers the time limits for making an...
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19th May
Precedents
This Precedent gives guidance on how to complete Form N244 making an application to set aside judgment in default on the grounds the defendant has a...
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19th May
Precedents
[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location]]][Specify division][Specify specialist...
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19th May
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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19th May
Practice notes
Extended civil restraint ordersThis Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Civil restraint orders which deals with general...
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19th May

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Can mobile phone recordings constitute admissible evidence in legal proceedings and what issues should be considered?For the purposes of this Q&A we...
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26th Jul
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What is the limitation for an individual to enforce a Data Subject Access Request through the courts?We do not have a Practice Note on the specific...
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25th Jul
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If a claim for defamation or malicious falsehood is brought outside of the normal time limit due to circumstances related to coronavirus (COVID-19),...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Colbey of Lamb Chambers 25th Jul
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How can English courts apply or refer to a Court of Justice decision if the judgment is not published in English and therefore there is no Court of...
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25th Jul
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Are recorded conversations between lay people legal and can they be used in legal proceedings?The law relating to the recording of conversations...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 25th Jul
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If a party has a claim in contract, do they need to proceed with that action before pursuing a third party?In general, a party can bring a claim...
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23rd Jul
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Can you bring a money claim and a claim for defrauding creditors in the same proceedings?The matters set out below deal only with the principle of...
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23rd Jul
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Can a claim on Money Claim Online be filed, but not issued?Filing a claim and issuing a claim are different processes.CPR 2.3 sets out how various...
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Produced in partnership with Alexander Campbell of Field Court Chambers 23rd Jul
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How do I obtain copies of statements of case filed before 2 October 2006? Do you have any precedents relevant to a claim seeking the release of funds...
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23rd Jul
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Is it possible to file a claim form and particulars of claim, but file enclosures (which are referred to in the particulars) at a later...
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23rd Jul
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Where a claimant dies during small claims litigation, how should the court be alerted to the death of the claimant whose executor wishes to continue...
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Produced in partnership with Daniel Laking of 39 Essex Chambers 23rd Jul
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Can a £10,000 court fee be refunded if the claim is discontinued before the claim form is served?This Q&A assumes the reference is to the issue fee...
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23rd Jul
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Is it possible to issue a claim by email in the County Court, specifically the Central London County Court?According to the Civil Procedure Rules and...
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23rd Jul

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