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Answers to 10 Thorny Questions: Directly from 9 Supremely Talented Costs Judges and Counsel
Budget variations - Roger Mallalieu QC, 4 New Square
How do you make tactical use of the new Prec T and budget variation procedure, and how will it influence your "good reasons" argument at assessment?
1.461 MB PDF
Strategy - Shaman Kapoor, 39 Essex Chambers
How do you gain a strategic advantage for your client when commencing, defending and resolving costs actions?
347.468 KB PDF
Solicitor and own client assessments
How has Belsner v Cam changed existing thinking on solicitor/own client disputes?
Can you apply the same argument to CPR 46.9(3)(c)?
192.102 KB PDF
Hybrid DBAs - Alex Hutton QC, Hailsham Chambers
In the spotlight of Lexlaw v Zuberi, what are the implications of hybrid DBAs on costs law and practice?
How will market practice change?
584.262 KB PDF
Hourly rates - David Marshall, Anthony Gold
What do the trends show over hourly rates and why are they so significant for practice?
1.623 MB PDF
Incurred costs - District Judge Ian Besford
Given the inconsistency in approach, at what point - legally and practically - should a party update costs from estimated to incurred ahead of a CMC/CCMC?
641.492 KB PDF
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