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Note: This Practice Note is relevant only to Part 36 offers as considered under CPR 36 in force as from 6 April 2015. For guidance on transitional...
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Produced in partnership with Alice Nash of Hailsham Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
Express and implied contractual terms distinguishedContractual terms may be either express or implied:•express terms—are terms which are actually...
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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 cross border EU...
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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
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This Practice Note considers success fees, a form of fee, which may be payable as a consequence of a successful claim where that claim has been funded...
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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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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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9th Nov
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Private nuisance—what situations can give rise to a claim?Private nuisance normally involves interference with the claimant’s enjoyment of their land,...
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Produced in partnership with Professor Richard A Buckley 12th Jan
Practice notes
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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Produced in partnership with Nicolas Pointon and Michelle Radom of Clyde and Co 12th Jan
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A guide to specific terminology used in this Practice Note is provided—see below.What is a derivative claim?A derivative claim (or derivative action)...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Hubbard of New Square Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers claims for damages for breach of statutory duty. For guidance on claims for damages for a negligent breach of duty of...
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Produced in partnership with Professor Richard A Buckley 12th Jan
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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9th Nov
Practice notes
What is quia timet relief?Injunctions are generally awarded where a party has already suffered a wrong. For guidance on injunctions generally, see...
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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 dealing with provisions in the CPR...
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9th Nov
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For guidance on the basic features of the doctrine of estoppel and the different classifications it has been subject to, see Practice Note:...
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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Macklam of Radcliffe Chambers 12th Jan

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What is the doctrine of frustration?If the contract does not include a force majeure clause or it does but the applicable force majeure event is not...
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8th Apr
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Many businesses are closing their offices or recommending their staff work from home in an attempt to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). This...
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8th Apr
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There is no judicially accepted definition of the term ‘force majeure’, so what the parties mean by it must be expressly set out in the contract (ie...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Nicholas of Browne Jacobson 8th Apr
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Directions questionnaires and case managementEach party is required to identify the number of witnesses they intend to call at the trial including, if...
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7th Apr
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Are you covered by the costs budgeting regime?First make sure you are satisfied the costs budgeting provisions at Part 3, Section II of the CPR apply,...
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7th Apr
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Where a company disposes of any of its property at the time between the presentation of a winding-up petition against it and a winding-up order being...
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7th Apr
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Generally, once a judgment has been obtained, the judgment creditor can take enforcement action in relation to the judgment debt, ie the debt due and...
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26th Mar
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A judgment creditor can seek to enforce their judgment debt by applying for an attachment of earnings (AE) Order which, in effect, directs the...
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25th Mar
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Processing personal dataThe obligations that the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) places on data processors and...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Steel of Augury Consulting Limited 24th Mar
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Our Conditional fee agreements—questions answered confirms under the sub-heading ‘when do I need to notify the court and other parties?' that you do...
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