In Transformers and Rectifiers Ltd -v- Needs Ltd [2015] EWHC 1687(TCC) Mr Justice Coulson considered the question of whether a judge can summarily assess costs when the costs order in question was made by a different judge. KEY POINTS There…

In Stocker -v- Stocker [2015] EWHC 1634 (QB) Mr Justice Warby considered the costs budgets of both sides in a defamation case. It provides a useful, and important, example of the practical implementation of cost budgeting in practice. “It would…