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The Court of Appeal confirms that a Part 36 offer that excludes interest is not a valid Part 36 offer

United Kingdom - January 29 2020 The substantive litigation was settled by a consent order in which costs were to be assessed if not agreed on the standard basis. The Claimant served…

Service of proceedings by Facebook Messenger; Flickr account; letters to Anguilla; Personal website; LinkedIn - anything else?

United Kingdom - December 20 2019 Lonestar Communications Corp LLC (the “Claimant”) issued a claim for damages against five defendants, resulting from the tort of unlawful conspiracy…

Has time run out? Valuations, Misrepresentations and Limitation

United Kingdom - December 18 2019 The Claimants, Mr Howard and Mrs Pate, brought a claim against the Bank of Scotland plc (t/a Halifax). In 2007, the Claimants were looking to…

The High Court considers when it is appropriate to permit a party to withdraw an admission made in its defence

United Kingdom - December 17 2019 In a recent decision forming part of a wider saga of ongoing litigation surrounding Tesco’s 2014 Accounting scandal, the High Court dismissed Tesco’s…

The Court makes a non-party costs order against a liquidator’s firm

United Kingdom - December 5 2019 The Second Claimant (“Mr Hunt”) was appointed liquidator of the First Claimant (“BHUK”) on 11 December 2012. The action against the Defendant was…