CPR changes—September and October 2013 [Archived]

The following Dispute Resolution practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • CPR changes—September and October 2013 [Archived]
  • Costs—including revised Precedent H, fixed costs and provisional assessment of costs
  • Revised Precedent H
  • Fixed Costs
  • Provisional assessment
  • Case management
  • Pre-action conduct
  • Second mediation pilot scheme
  • Appeals
  • Appeals to a county court or the High Court
  • More...

CPR changes—September and October 2013 [Archived]

ARCHIVED: this archived Practice Note is not maintained and is for background information purposes only. Further, some of the links may not direct you to the provisions as at the date the guidance in this Practice Note was published. For further information on previous and/or subsequent amendments to the CPR, see: CPR Updates—overview and Civil procedure rule committee minutes—overview.

Save where indicated otherwise, the new CPR provisions come into force on Tuesday 1 October. To address the updates, we have already provided a summary of the changes to take place. See New CPR provisions for October 2013 and September and October 2013 CPR Practice Direction amendments.

Costs—including revised Precedent H, fixed costs and provisional assessment of costs

Revised Precedent H

These reforms introduce a revised Precedent H (CPR PD 3E). Note: this amendment came into force on 1 September 2013.

As a consequence of these amendments, we have updated our content, including:

  1. Cost budgets—form, content and practical considerations

  2. Precedent H

  3. Short form Precedent H (costs of under £75000)

Fixed Costs

The amendments are:

  1. consequential to the reconstitution of the Patents County Court

  2. of scale costs for proceedings in the new Intellectual Property Enterprise Court

For further information on the new specialist list in the Chancery Division, to be called the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court, see our news reports: New CPR provisions for October 2013 and September and

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