Practice and procedure

Practice and procedure guidance:

The traditional approach to trust disputes has been to resort to litigation rather than using the less contentious methods of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). At the...

Practice Note

Practitioners issuing claims relating to estates and trusts must be familiar with: • CPR Part 7 and CPR Part 8 which determine the procedure to use to issue proceedings •...

Practice Note

The effect of the expiry of any limitation period under Limitation Act 1980 (LA 1980) is merely to bar the claimant’s remedy rather than to extinguish the claim. It is...

Practice Note

Mediation has grown in use as a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in the UK since the Access to Justice Report. It continues to be urged upon parties as a form...

Practice Note

The court's power to rectify A claim for rectification is not actually a probate claim as such, but it is relevant under that general heading by way of an amplification...

Practice Note