July Costs judgments including Part 36, QOCS, Indemnity costs

July 2018 Costs Round Up – QOCs, Part 36, Fixed Costs

The last month was a pretty hot one, both for the number of important and interesting legal costs judgments that were delivered, as well as in terms of the record outdoor (and in some offices, indoor) temperatures being hit. Here’s our round-up of the some of the legal costs news Read the full article…

Sharp v Leeds City Council : Court of Appeal rules Pre-Action Disclosure Applications subject to Fixed Costs

In a decision handed down on the 1st February, the Court of Appeal ruled that Applications for Pre-Action Disclosure in cases which leave the portals, are still subject to fixed costs. Sharp v Leeds City Council [2017] EWCA Civ 33, a public liability claim, left the portal. The Claimant then Read the full article…