Costs & funding

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A: General information Matter reference[Insert] Client name Date of cause of action Type of claim, eg contract dispute, commercial litigation Brief description of claim...

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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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[Letterhead] Dear [Insert client’s name] Re [describe matter] Thank you for your instructions to act on your behalf in connection with [describe matter]. This engagement...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the most common types of funding. It is not the intention to give a full explanation of the legal and regulatory requirements for...

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This Agreement is made on [insert date] Parties 1 [insert name of Firm], the solicitors of [insert address] (the Firm) 2 You [insert name of Client] of [insert address of...

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This Practice Note explains how the conditional fee regime operates after 1 April 2013, including: • what a conditional fee agreement (CFA) is • the regulatory...

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This Practice Note explains how the conditional fee regime operates for personal injury and clinical negligence matters including: • what a CFA is • the regulatory...

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You must treat clients fairly and ensure you achieve this outcome in all your dealings regarding costs. This practice note explains the regulatory requirements that you...

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We have reached a stage in your matter where it is appropriate for me to update you on costs. How costs are calculated It would probably be helpful for me to remind you...

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We have reached a stage in your matter where it is appropriate for me to update you on costs. How costs are calculated It would probably be helpful for me to remind you...

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We have reached a stage in your matter where it is appropriate for me to update you on costs. How costs are calculated It would probably be helpful for me to remind you...

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We have reached a stage in your matter where it is appropriate for me to update you on costs. How costs are calculated It would probably be helpful for me to remind you...

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We have reached a stage in your matter where it is appropriate for me to update you on costs. How costs are calculated It would probably be helpful for me to remind you...

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This Practice Note explains how the damages-based agreement (DBA) regime operates, including: • how DBAs operate • the impact of the indemnity principle on recovering...

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This Practice Note explains how the damages-based agreement (DBA) regime operates for employment tribunal matters, including: • how DBAs work • enforceability issues •...

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This Practice Note explains how the damages-based agreement (DBA) regime operates for general litigation or advocacy matters, including: • how DBAs work • the impact of...

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This Practice Note explains how the damages-based agreement (DBA) regime operates including: • how DBAs work • the impact of the indemnity principle on recovering costs...

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A: General information Matter reference Client name Date of cause of action Type of claim, eg unfair dismissal, discrimination Brief description of claim Is the claim one...

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A: General information Matter reference Client name Date of cause of action Type of claim, eg contract dispute, commercial litigation Brief description of claim B: The...

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

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From 13 June 2014, the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 replace the Consumer Protection (Distance Selling)...

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This Practice Note deals with regulatory requirements and practical issues regarding the form and content of a final bill of costs to a client. It does not relate to...

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Front page of bill [insert client name and address]Invoice number: [insert number] Invoice date: [insert date] VAT number: [insert number] Client: [insert client name]...

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Failure to provide adequate costs estimates is one of the most common causes of client complaints and disciplinary action by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA)....

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You must treat clients fairly and ensure you achieve this outcome in all your dealings regarding costs. This practice note explains the regulatory...

Practice Note

You must treat clients fairly and ensure you achieve this outcome in all your dealings regarding costs. This practice note explains the regulatory requirements that you...

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