TCC—preparing for and attending a pre-trial review (PTR)
TCC—preparing for and attending a pre-trial review (PTR)

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

  • TCC—preparing for and attending a pre-trial review (PTR)
  • Pre-trial reviews (PTRs)
  • Pre-trial review questionnaire—TCC/PTR1
  • Preparing for the PTR
  • Matters determined at the PTR
  • After the PTR
  • Practical tips on PTRs in the TCC

Note:

  1. this Practice Note gives specific guidance on matters proceeding in the Technology and Construction Court (TCC) under the provisions set out in CPR 60, CPR PD 60 and the TCC Guide. As these provisions are additional to the general provisions set out elsewhere in the CPR, this Practice Note should be read in conjunction with general guidance on preparing for and attending a PTR including within Practice Note: Multi-track—case management—Pre-trial review (PTR)

  2. shorter and flexible trials schemes—claims started on or after 1 October 2015 in the TCC may be suitable for and/or be subject to one or both of the schemes operating under CPR PD 57AB, namely the shorter trials scheme and/or the flexible trials scheme. For more information on these schemes, see Practice Notes: Business and Property Courts—shorter trials scheme for claims issued on or after 1 October 2015 and Business and Property Courts—flexible trials scheme for claims issued on or after 1 October 2015. Where the claim is proceeding under the shorter trials scheme, specific provisions apply to the PTR, see Practice Note: Business and Property Courts—shorter trials scheme for claims issued on or after 1 October 2015—Pre-trial review (PTR) under the shorter trials scheme

  3. electronic working—as of 25 April 2017, CE-File electronic working is mandatory for all professional court users in certain jurisdictions of the Rolls Building