CIVIL PROCEDURE AND COSTS ROUND UP: FEBRUARY 2021

 A round up of posts and articles about civil procedure and costs in February 2021.

 

THE CIVIL PROCEDURE RULES

The Law Society Gazette Litigants baffled as Civil Procedure Rules move to new site

Litigation Futures  Minister promises urgent review of new CPR website

New Law Journal – Reforms to CPR on the Way

Goodman Derrick –  Civil procedure rule changes – possession claims

Guildhall Chambers Committal for contempt: CPR Part 81 and recent cases 

HKA – Mediation – Voluntary in name only? 

COSTS

The Law Society –  What must I tell a client before suing for non-contentious fees?

Thompson Reuters – Assessment of fees under the Solicitors Act 1974: Masters v Charles Fussell and Co LLP

JD Supra  High Court Clarifies Consequences of Late Part 36 Offer Acceptance

Clarion – More changes are coming to costs in the latest amendments to the CPR – Civil Procedure 

TWP = A stark warning on costs in contentious probate matters 

 

 

BREXIT AND LITIGATION

Norton Rose Fulbright  Impact of Brexit on enforcement

Herbert Smith Freehills  IMPACT OF BREXIT ON APPLICABLE LAW IN CROSS-BORDER INSOLVENCIES