The following Dispute Resolution practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
Coronavirus (COVID-19): The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by measures concerning process and procedure in the civil courts that have been introduced as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The key implications for civil appeals are set out below. For general guidance on the implications of the pandemic for dispute resolution practitioners, see Practice Note: Coronavirus (COVID-19) implications for dispute resolution.
This Practice Note contains guidance to the provisions contained within CPR 52, CPR PD 52A, and CPR PD 52C. It provides general guidance on conducting appeals in the Court of Appeal. For more information on the scope of this content, see: Practice Note: Civil appeals: general and preliminary considerations—overview. Practitioners may also wish to consider the following:
guidance on appeals to the UK Supreme Court (UKSC), covered in subtopic: Appeals to the Supreme Court
guidance on conducting appeals to the High Court, found in Practice Note: Conducting an appeal in the County Court or the High Court
guidance on the destination of appeals, found in Practice Note: Starting an appeal—destination of civil appeals
guidance on appeals in the small claims track, found in Practice Note: Small claims track—case management—Appeals
In addition to all and any relevant CPR provisions, practitioners should also comply with any provisions in any court guide
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