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17/08/2015

The costs of nuisance and the nuisance of costs – by Phillip Patterson

A divided Supreme Court in Coventry and others v Lawrence and another [2015] UKSC 50 has finally brought to a conclusion a particularly sorry piece of litigation with a judgment which serves to highlight the turbulent regime of civil litigation costs in the 21st Century. Were it not for the human element at the heart [...]

04/08/2015

Clear water emerges between Mitchell and Denton – by Phillip Patterson

[caption id="attachment_666" align="alignleft" width="198"] Phillip Patterson[/caption]   The recent judgment of the Court of Appeal in Michael Wilson & Partners Ltd v Sinclair [2015] EWCA Civ 774 definitely confirms that Denton v TH White Ltd [2014] 1 W.L.R. 3926 marked a departure from the principles set down in Mitchell v News Group Newspapers [2014] 1 W.L.R. [...]

 
 

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