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What a relief: Mott & Anor v Long & Anor

Barristers Going Into Court 275X100 18/08/2017

In the matter of Mott & Anor v Long & Anor [2017] EWHC 2130 (TCC) the Defendant’s solicitors obtained relief from sanctions after filing their costs budget 10 days late. The decision, which will inevitably draw comparison with the decision in Jagdish Lakhani v Ibrahim Sheikh Abadullah Mahmud [2017] EWHC 1713....

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Court Update- Telford

County Court 275X100 21/07/2017

Civil hearings in Telford are no longer taking place in the County Court building, but are now taking place at the nearby Magistrates’ Court. The address for this is:

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Legal Update

RCJ Sun Side View (1) 14/07/2017

Advocacy Manager Peter Blackmore notes Mr Justice Morgan’s brief judgment in Houghton (Stanley) v. P.B. Donoghue (Jaulage & Plant Hire Ltd & Others) [2017] EWHC 1738 (Ch) examines some of the philosophy behind CPR 36.

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