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In his comprehensive report issued on 12 September 2013, Sheriff Principal Taylor makes over 80 recommendations to reform the system of expenses (costs) and funding of civil litigation in Scotland.…Read more
In this case the High Court ruled that a claimant who failed to file his costs budget in compliance with court rules should have his budget limited to court fees. This case is another example of the…Read more
Our monthly round up of progress with the Jackson and associated civil justice reforms including updates this month on referral fees, case management/costs budgeting and whiplash.Read more
Costs budgeting and management is an important part of Lord Justice Jackson's reforms, and is to apply to all multi-track cases issued after 1 April. We are expecting to see the first costs…Read more
Here we are in the second week of the post Jackson/LASPO world and things are starting to slowly change, but with no overnight big bang. We need to remember that most of the changes will not impact on…Read more