Allocating, transferring and case managing proceedings

Allocating, transferring and case managing proceedings guidance:

ARCHIVED: NOTE: SAVE FOR WHERE A DEFENCE HAS BEEN RECEIVED BEFORE 1 APRIL 2013, THIS PRACTICE NOTE IS FOR HISTORICAL PURPOSES ONLY. For guidance on the current...

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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 provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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This Checklist sets out some of the case management issues to be considered and addressed early in proceedings and before any case management conference (CMC) is held. It...

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What is compliance? Compliance refers to the parties’ need to comply with the court’s rules, practice directions and orders (CPR 1.1(2)(f) and CPR 3.8). Note: rules and...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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This Practice Note gives practical guidance on completing directions questionnaires (DQs) under Part 26 of the CPR (CPR 26). The way to do this will be in Form N180 (for...

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This Practice Note looks at directions questionnaires (Form N180 and Form N181), focusing on how and when to complete, file and serve directions questionnaires (DQs),...

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What is 'discontinuance'? Discontinuance is the means by which a claimant can bring all or part of the proceedings it has instigated to an end. A claimant has a right to...

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This Practice Note considers the question of when court proceedings can be stayed. It identifies scenarios in which a party may apply for a stay of proceedings, including...

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This Practice Note looks at various preliminary case management issues affecting cases proceeding in the Technology and Construction Court (TCC) under CPR 60, CPR PD 60...

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Note: • 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...

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What is the Financial List? The Financial List is a specialist list in the High Court which came into force on 1 October 2015 to deal with complex financial markets cases...

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What is allocation? At an early stage in a claim, the court will provisionally allocate the claim to what it thinks is the most appropriate 'track' for the purpose of...

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The UK has voted to leave the EU and this will take place on exit day as defined in section 20 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. This has implications when...

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