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Client Alerts 02/04/2019
On 28 March 2019, the Ministry of Justice released a consultation on the extension of Fixed Recoverable Costs in Civil Cases.
Client Alerts 25/03/2019 Scotland
In the recent judgment of Jamie Davis v Skyfire Insurance Company Limited, Keoghs Scotland LLP were successful representing the respondent, Skyfire, in a costs hearing arising from a credit hire claim.
Welcome to Keoghs' new Costs Aware. As this is the first edition in our new format, we’ve addressed a broad spectrum of subjects, including the fixed costs regime and an introduction to our legal costs experts based in Liverpool.
In a refreshing decision in the County Court at Croydon, District Judge Gambril ordered the claimant to pay the defendant’s costs in the sum of £800 due to the claimant’s unreasonable behaviour.
Client Alerts 07/09/2018
Fixed Recoverable Costs apply to a claim that settled for £40,000 before being allocated to track.
Client Alerts 25/07/2018
A large gap in the rules surrounding the costs consequences when a defendant accepts a claimant’s Part 36 offer out of time has now been plugged with the Court of Appeal’s decision in the cases of Hislop v Perde and Kaur v Ramgharia Board. The decision provides much needed clarity in cases which are subject to the Fixed Recoverable Costs Regime under Section III of CPR 45.