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Guideline Rate Changes Approved and to be Implemented

Posted on: August 24th, 2021 by Brett Anderson
As many will be aware, there has been considerable pressure from within the judiciary, as well as from the legal industry generally, for revisions to long out-dated Guideline Hourly Rates (“GHRs”). The Civil Justice...

Adding to the hourly rate debate – ABS Company Ltd v Pantaenius UK Ltd & Ors [2020] EWHC 3720 (Comm)

Posted on: February 12th, 2021 by Catrin Watkins
The case of ABS Company Ltd v Pantaenius UK Ltd & Ors was heard back in October 2020 and prior to the new Working Report on the Guideline Hourly rates being published but only recently published. This matter related...

Cohen v Fine & Ors [2020] EWHC 3278 (Ch) – Guidance on summary assessment and hourly rates

Posted on: September 12th, 2020 by Catrin Watkins
An interesting case has been heard on Appeal from the Business and Property Court in Manchester. The matter primarily dealt with the mechanism for summary assessment but further judicial comments were made on the hourly...