- Tuesday, 9 September 2014
In what is understood to be the first ruling on the costs consequences of accepting a “less advantageous” part 36 offer, a court has ruled that a claimant effectively had no chance to accept the variation.
Tags: Civil Procedure Rules, part 36, personal injury
Posted in Costs, News, Procedure
- Monday, 18 February 2013
There will be another statutory instrument next month to tidy up the one published last week with changes to the Civil Procedure Rules, after a warning that the new rule on proportionality could affect millions of pounds worth of work already done by solicitors.
Tags: Civil Procedure Rules, Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act, proportionality, QOCS, qualified one-way costs-shifting
Posted in Jackson reforms, News