The  Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules were passed yesterday.   There is a whole mass of detail. NEW “STAKEHOLDER” PROVISIONS One interesting aspect is the introduction of a new CPR Part 86  new “Stakeholder” provisions. These replace the old High Court…

I put up a number of posts and articles in the recent articles and posts section of the blog most days.  I will, occasionally,  draw attention to a particular post.  Today I have to draw attention to the article in…

I set out the result of this case in some detail in an earlier post. At that time the transcript of the case (which relates to compliance with peremptory orders) was not available.   The transcript is now available on…

Cases on the Mitchell principles are reported almost on a daily basis. It is difficult to keep track.  Here I recap on the key points of surviving Mitchell.  I am sure there are many more to come. Here are 10…

I decided from the outset that this blog will be a medium for information rather than opinion.However Rachel Rothwell asked me to write an article for the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers Personal Injury Focus.  She wanted my opinions.  The…