The following Dispute Resolution Q&A Produced in partnership with Tom Montagu-Smith QC of XXIV Old Buildings provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
At common law, a counter-offer will often be understood to include an implied rejection of a previous offer. This will, however depend on the content of the offer and counter-offer.
By contrast, a Part 36 offer remains open until it is expressly withdrawn: see Practice Note: Part 36 offers—how to make a valid Part 36 offer. A subsequent Part 36 offer does not generally amount to a rejection of a previous Part 36 offer: Gibbon v Manchester City Council at para . For more information on Part 36 counter-offers, see Practice Note: Part 36 offers—counter-offers.
However, according to Andrew Hochhauser QC in DB UK Ban
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and thousands of others like it, sign-in to LexisPSL or register for a free trial.
Existing user? Sign-in
Take a free trial
This Practice Note provides an introduction to intercreditor agreements and their key provisions. This Practice Note:•explains the purpose of having an intercreditor agreement and when an intercreditor agreement would be used instead of a deed of priority or subordination deed•provides links to
Coronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the courts and tribunals have been introduced, which affect the following:•proceedings for possession•forfeiture of business leases on the grounds of non-payment of rent•a landlord's right to
An ad hoc arbitration is any arbitration in which the parties have not selected an institution to administer the arbitration. This offers parties flexibility as to the conduct of the arbitration, but less external support for the process. It can be quicker than institutional arbitration but not if
This practice note provides an introduction to tort law by addressing three questions:•what does the concept of being liable in tort mean? And how does tort relate to contract and criminal law•how has the law of tort developed?•what is the scope of tort, ie what interests does it protect? What
0330 161 1234
To view our latest legal guidance content,sign-in to Lexis®PSL or register for a free trial.