The defendant and additional claims

The defendant and additional claims guidance:

This Practice Note sets out when and how a defendant may bring a counterclaim or other ‘additional claim’ under CPR 20. For guidance on the contents, filing and service...

Practice Note

Although it commonly arises in the context of disputes, and therefore litigation, set-off is essentially a matter of substantive law. This Practice Note sets out the key...

Practice Note

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...

Practice Note

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...

Practice Note

This Practice Note considers tortious liability issues where more than one party is responsible for the damage suffered by the claimant. It considers issues of pleading...

Practice Note

As seen in the Practice Notes: What is set-off and when is it available? and Types of set-off there are different recognised 'types' of set-off, arising in different...

Practice Note

There are five main types of set-off: • independent set-off (sometimes known as legal set-off or statutory set-off) • transaction set-off (also known as equitable...

Practice Note

Set-off is a complex yet important concept in legal proceedings generally and for many different types of transaction. Independent set-off and transaction set-off can...

Practice Note