Posts Tagged ‘costs’

Additional Liabilities….. above the law of proportionality?

Posted on: December 28th, 2016 by Brett Anderson
On the last working day before Christmas Master Rowley handed costs practitioners a gift in the handing down of his judgment in King v Basildon & Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. This case...

A blow for Mackenzie Friends

Posted on: August 8th, 2016 by Brett Anderson
In the case of Campbell v Campbell EWHC 1828 (Ch) the High Court was required to consider the extent to which CPR 46.5(3) permitted a litigant in person to recover legal costs incurred for advice outside the jurisdiction....

QOCS Protection Extends to Appeals

Posted on: May 27th, 2016 by Brett Anderson
The reserved judgment of J Edis in the case of Parker v Butler was handed down yesterday. The question to be determined was whether the Claimant enjoyed the benefit of the QOCS regime when appealing the first instance...