- Tuesday, 5 July 2016
Southport injury firm Fletchers claims to have secured the first written judgment ordering defendants to make an interim costs payment based on the new version of the rules which came into force in April 2013. The firm told Liverpool County Court that defendants would throw “any obstacle” in the way.
Tags: costs orders, CPR, personal injury
Posted in Costs, News
- Thursday, 16 June 2016
A High Court judge said it was “wholly unrealistic” for a law firm defending a breach of contract claim to expect solicitors to issue the claim form “just before or on Christmas Eve”. Roth J said The Khan Partnership was guilty of a “flagrant breach of the rules”.
Tags: CPR, High Court, time extensions
Posted in General, News
- Monday, 8 December 2014
Employment tribunals should have regard to the “insight given by cases such as Mitchell” into what constitutes justice, Mr Justice Langstaff, president of the Employment Appeal Tribunal, has ruled.
Tags: CPR, Denton, employment tribunal, Mitchell
Posted in Jackson reforms, News