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Simmons 10% Judgement revisited

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The Court of Appeal has amended its decision in Simmons v Castle by deciding that the 10% increase in general damages due to come into effect on 1 April 2013 should not apply to those claimants whose cases are funded … Continue reading

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Costs and Mediation

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The Government has announced plans to introduce compulsory mediation for all small claims below £5,000 whilst a pilot scheme in respect of cases going to the Court of Appeal started on 2nd April 2012 and is due to run for … Continue reading

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Carver Ruling

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Carver Ruling on Part 36 Offers overturned The Civil Procedure Rule Committee has now reversed the controversial ruling in Carver v BAA [2008] EWCA Civ 412. Before 2008, a claimant avoided any costs sanctions so long as they beat the … Continue reading

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