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Alert: Review of fixed recoverable costs report—published

Alert: Review of fixed recoverable costs report—published
Published on: 31 July 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Alert: Review of fixed recoverable costs report—published

Article summary

Dispute Resolution analysis: Lord Justice Jackson has published his report in the Review of fixed recoverable costs. The report has been completed in time with the assistance of 14 assessors. It is a supplemental report to his Final costs review forward report and considers issues in relation to fixed costs and makes various recommendations. These recommendations include fixed costs for all fast track cases, fixed costs for claims up to £100,000 to be dealt with in a new intermediate track, a working party to consider a bespoke process for clinical negligence claims up to £25,000 and a voluntary pilot scheme for business and property cases up to £250,000 with capped fixed costs up to £80,000. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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