The details of the 88th Update to the Civil Procedure Rules have now been released.Read more
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Mediation Manager Laura-Pauline Adcock-Jones presents “Mediation Monthly” in which articles of interest concerning mediation are presented by LPC Law’s mediators. This month, given that Europe continues to be greatly discussed, Laura discusses the European influence on ADR and ODR.Read more
The Court of Appeal have held, in the case of Sharp v. Leeds City Council  EWCA Civ 33, that applications for Pre-Action Disclosure under s.52 County Courts Act 1984 are interim applications within the meaning of CPR 45.29H.Read more
Mr Justice Arnold’s recent judgment in Max Couper & Others v. Albion Properties Limted & Others  EWHC 22 (Ch) will be of interest to civil practitioners for two reasons.Read more
Judicial Fact Finding. Tessa Plews, advocate on the Southeastern Circuit, examines Master Matthew’s judgment in Adepoju -v- Akinola  EWHC 3160 (Ch), which sets out the Court’s approach to assessing evidence and making findings of fact.Read more
Cheryl Pidgley, advocate on the Southeastern Circuit examine’s the Supreme Court’s decision in Bank of Cyprus v. Menelaou and the remedies that may be available to a lender whose charge is deemed void.Read more