Archive for July, 2014

Americhem Europe Ltd v Rakem Ltd & George Walker Transport Ltd [2014] EWHC 1881 (TCC)

Signature of a costs budget by a costs draughtsman is an irregularity but does not render the budget a nullity. The Defendant (‘D’) filed a costs budget that was fully compliant save that it was signed by a costs draughtsman rather than a senior legal representative as required by CPR, PD 3E. The Third Party […]

July 28, 2014 · Editorial Team · Comments Closed
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Davis v First Tier Tribunal (Criminal Injuries Compensation) & Anor CA (Civ Div) (Briggs LJ) 24/06/2014

The focus in a claim under the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme by a person not present at the scene of crime was upon the immediate aftermath of the crime. The Applicant’s (‘A’) former partner had been killed in an assault in July 2009. A attended the hospital in the early hours of the following day. […]

July 15, 2014 · Editorial Team · Comments Closed
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The Reasons Behind Divorce and How to Get Things Started

Brought to you by our friends at Hylton-Potts. Statistics show that divorce rates are steadily rising across the country and we all know that divorce can be devastating for all parties involved.  Certainly, divorce is often difficult on children and this is true for all age groups, from young children through to teenagers. Children in […]

July 3, 2014 · Editorial Team · Comments Closed
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