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Overall Arrangements for Possession Proceedings

Introduction On 17 September 2020, the Master of the Rolls (“MR”) introduced the “Overall Arrangements for Possession Proceedings” (the “Overall Arrangements”). The Overall Arrangements involve and are supported by the Amendments to the CPR and PD55 (as discussed in the previous briefing)…

The Weekly Roundup: the Winners and Losers Edition

This week we learned that the Court of Appeal has declined permission to appeal in Swift v Carpenter [2020] 10 WLUK 74, but that the Supreme Court has managed to find time in its busy schedule to hear the leapfrog appeal in…

John Schmitt sets out and discusses the newly in force Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims

The Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims (“The Protocol”) has very recently come into force on 1st October 2017. As you might expect, its aims are to encourage early engagement and communication between the parties, to enable the parties to resolve the matter without the…

The Weekly Roundup: the Good Cheer Edition

This week we had good news for Claimants and Defendant insurers alike in the form of the judgment in the judicial review on recoverability of benefits in R v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, on the application of Aviva Insurance,…

Personal Injury and the Party Manifestos

Is there anything in the parties’ manifestos which might affect the field of personal injury? Reforms since 2010 include a new fixed costs regime, costs management/budgeting and greatly increased court fees. Civil liability has been removed for breaches of health and safety…

The Weekly Roundup: The CJEU Edition

The Court of Justice of the European Union has been busy this week, determining issues in two long running cases; first, a case on recognition and enforcement of judgments, and then another on the use and disclosure of passenger data. Although these…

9 Gough Chambers and 1 Chancery Lane announce completion of merger and the launch of Deka Chambers

9 Gough Chambers and 1 Chancery Lane today complete their merger, first announced in April 2022. Together, the two sets are launching Deka Chambers. Deka Chambers comprises over 110 barristers, including 14 market leading Silks. It is one of the biggest common…

Trecarrell House Limited v Patricia Rouncefield

Court of Appeal: 29 Jan 2020 Before Patten LJ, King LJ and Moylan LJ Richard Cherry of 1 Chancery Lane appeared for the Respondent instructed by Arfan Bhatti of Oliver Fisher Solicitors _______________________________ BRIEFING NOTE This note is given for information only…

The Weekly Roundup: The Procedures Edition

This week the team has been thinking about some of the more esoteric questions raised by cross border work; whether the standard of proof is a procedural or substantive matter, and whether orders for provisional damages are capable of outliving the Claimants…

The Weekly Roundup: the Anniversary Edition

This week marks the first anniversary of the Weekly Roundup. It’s hard to believe that it was a year ago that we at 1CL decided to bring a little sunshine to our readers’ drab lives, like a Legal Dame Edna Everage. But…

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