- Tuesday, 11 July 2017
A contractual dispute between an oil trader and a biofuels manufacturer has shown the “possibilities for swift and litigation” under the High Court’s shorter trials scheme. The scheme sees the case managed by a docketed judge with a trial date fixed for not more than eight months after the case management conference and judgment within six weeks.
Tags: shorter trials scheme
Posted in Latest news, News, Procedure
- Tuesday, 23 February 2016
The High Court has approved the first application to transfer a case started in the normal way into the shorter trials scheme. Under the scheme, cases are managed by a docketed judge, with trials limited to four days and summary costs instead of costs budgeting.
Tags: Rolls Building, shorter trials scheme
Posted in General, News