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Costs Aware 2

AWARE24/10/2016

Litigation in the area of costs is being fought with increasing intensity, with new issues arising soon after a point has finally been decided.  With that in mind, we have a wide range of articles in this issue from various members of Keoghs' costs team, addressing the latest behaviours and case law affecting insurers in this area.

If you have any queries about articles featured in this issue please do not hesitate to contact me or any of the contributors listed in the publication.

AWARE 24/10/2016

Transforming our justice system

On the 15th September the Lord Chancellor, Lord Chief Justice, and the Senior President of Tribunals published a joint statement on their shared vision for the future of Her Majesty’s Courts & Tribunal Service.

AWARE 24/10/2016

Late acceptance of Part 36 offers and indemnity costs

Claimants have long been pushing for defendants to be penalised in indemnity costs for accepting genuine offers of settlement out of time. The number of applications based merely upon the fact of late acceptance is steadily growing resulting in first instance decisions for both sides.