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Position pre-1 April 2013 ARCHIVED: After-the-event (ATE) insurance premiums and success fees continue to be recoverable where the policy or CFA was entered into before 1...

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ARCHIVED: Warning: this is for historical purposes only. This pilot scheme has now ended. Where and when did it apply? The Automatic Pilot Scheme (the Scheme) applied to...

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This Practice Note considers the impact of Part 1 of the Automated and Electric Vehicles Act 2018 (AEVA 2018) on the UK’s motor insurance framework, looking at: • The...

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This Practice Note considers the following issues in relation to the development and use of autonomous and connected vehicles (also referred to as driverless cars or...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note provided information on the Bill of Costs pilot scheme which came to an end on 30 September 2017. This Practice Note is therefore for...

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This Practice Note considers the rules for determining the applicable law, also known as governing law, as they will apply between the UK’s departure from the EU on 31...

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This Practice Note considers the rules of dealing with the recognition and enforcement of judgments as they will apply between the UK’s departure from the EU on 31...

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This Practice Note considers the rules of service as they will apply between the UK ‘s departure from the EU on 31 January 2020 and the end of the implementation period,...

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The UK and EU’s specific proposals for transitional arrangements on applicable law will be a key issue for UK litigators. This Practice Note considers the impact that...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for transitional arrangements on applicable law will be a key...

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This Practice Note outlines the likely impact of the UK leaving the EU for personal injury practitioners. It sets out the key practical considerations for personal injury...

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This Practice Note sets out the changes to the Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) set out in The Civil Procedure Rules 1998 (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/521,...

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The UK and EU’s specific proposals for dealing with the enforcement of judgments within the EU will be a key issue for UK practitioners. This Practice Note considers the...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for dealing with the enforcement of judgments within the EU will...

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This Practice Note discusses the impact of Brexit on the general processing of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679...

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The UK’s formal withdrawal from the EU took effect at 11 pm on 31 January 2020 (exit day). At this point, the withdrawal period under Article 50 TEU came to an end and...

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The UK and EU’s specific proposals for dealing with jurisdiction of disputes will be a key issue for UK practitioners. This Practice Note considers the impact that Brexit...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The UK and EU’s specific proposals for dealing with jurisdiction of disputes will be a key issue for...

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This Practice Note considers the impact that Brexit will have on the service of court documents within the EU when the UK leaves the EU. It considers the current position...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note considers the impact that Brexit will have on the service of court documents...

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When to brief counsel If you have any doubts about whether you will have the time to prepare the case adequately for trial, or whether you are competent to present it at...

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What are the Business and Property Courts? The Business and Property Courts (B&PCs) came into operation on 2 October 2017 as a single umbrella for certain specialist...

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This Practice Note considers the Business and Property Courts—Capped Costs List pilot scheme (a form of fixed costs) which is set out in Practice Direction 51W (CPR PD...

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Introduction This Practice Note considers the disclosure pilot scheme which applies across the Business and Property Courts as of 1 January 2019. The disclosure pilot...

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This Practice Note is an introduction to CE-File electronic working/electronic filing or e-working/e-filing in the courts under CPR PD 51O, including when and where...

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A: General information Matter reference Client name Date of cause of action Type of claim, eg RTA, employer’s liability, clinical negligence Brief description of claim B:...

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