LET US JUST IGNORE THE PLEADED CASE (MY PLEADED CASE ANYWAY): WHEN THE PARTIES COULDN'T EVEN AGREE ON A STATEMENT OF ISSUES

There is an interesting passage in the judgment of HHJ Klein (sitting as a judge of the High Court) in UK Learning Academy Ltd v The Secretary of State for Education [2018] EWHC 2915 (Comm). It relates to the statements of…