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Merry Christmas

Posted on: December 24th, 2015 by Sentio Costs
Merry...

Legal Aid Updates

Posted on: December 24th, 2015 by Tracey Costello
The Legal Aid Agency has introduced a new form, "Claim for payment of costs following detailed assessment in civil and family cases (CIV CLAIM 1C)", for completion on the submission of claims subject to detailed assessment...

Costs Budgets – New Deadlines, New Problems?

Posted on: December 21st, 2015 by Kerry Morton
It was recently announced by the Civil Procedure Rule Committee that new deadlines for filing Costs Budgets will be introduced in the near future. The committee held a meeting in November and has determined that claims worth...

Much ado about nothing…

Posted on: July 23rd, 2015 by Sentio Costs
An interesting and important judgment has been handed down in the case of Coventry v Lawrence In summary, the regime of recoverable Success Fees and After the Event Insurance policies under the Access to Justice Act 1999...

All Power to the Defaulting Party…

Posted on: May 27th, 2015 by Sentio Costs
If there was ever needed proof that Mitchell has been turned entirely on it’s head it is the recent case of Viridor Waste Management v Veolia ES Ltd (2015). The Claimant in this matter was late in serving their Particulars...