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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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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 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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This Practice Note is archived and is for historical purposes only as the pilot scheme ended on 31 March 2013. For further information on costs budgeting, see: Costs...

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Warning: this is for historical purposes only. From 30 September 2013, this pilot scheme has been implemented permanently. Accordingly, the majority of registry counters...

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This Practice Note has been archived and is for historical purposes only. The defamation costs pilot scheme ended on 31 March 2013. For information on costs budgeting,...

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This Practice Note considers the video hearings pilot scheme which runs from 30 November 2018 to 30 November 2019. The pilot scheme found in Practice Direction 51V (CPR...

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This Practice Note considers costs recovery when dealing with proceedings under the disclosure pilot scheme found in CPR PD 51U. The pilot scheme, in force from 1 January...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Throughout this Practice Note, references to: • TCC are to the Technology and Construction Court •...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The provisions in this Practice Note came to an end on Monday 31 March 2014 when the second...

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This Practice Note identifies two pilot schemes to test online court environments in County Court money claims: the ‘Online Civil Money Claims Pilot’ (OCMC pilot)...

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ARCHIVED: This document is being retained for historical purposes only. This pilot scheme ended on 31 March 2013. For information on provisional assessment, see Practice...

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As part of the 104th update—Practice Directions Amendments accompanying the Civil Procedure Rules (CPR), the Ministry of Justice introduced a new practice direction, CPR...

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Business and Property Courts—the disclosure pilot The disclosure pilot scheme commenced on 1 January 2019 and will run for two years. This timetable is based on CPR PD...

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Pilot schemes which are ongoing Pilot schemeKey datesDetails Statement of costs for summary assessment pilot1 April 2019–31 March 2021This voluntary pilot for costs for...

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