Summary of report of Lord Justice Jackson

FIXED RECOVERABLE COSTS: LJ JACKSON’ S REPORT   Review of Civil Litigation Costs: Supplemental Report – Fixed Recoverable Costs, July 2017 On the 31 July 2017, at a launch event at the Law Society, Lord Justice Jackson presented his Supplemental Report on Fixed Recoverable Costs (“FRC”) which contains recommendations for extending the fixed recoverable costs […]

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Late acceptance of a Claimant Part 36 offer

HISLOP v PERDE This is a case where the Claimant had made a Part 36 offer and that was accepted late in the day (shortly before the scheduled trial) by the Defendant. Costs were fixed up to 21 days post-dating the Claimant’s offer but the Claimant wanted indemnity basis costs for the costs incurred thereafter. […]

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