Using a Budget Discussion Report “as a Form of Game”

Using a Budget Discussion Report “as a Form of Game”

Using a Budget Discussion Report “As a Form of Game” Findcharm v Churchill What is a Budget Discussion Report? A Budget Discussion Report is also known as the Precedent R and was introduced as part of the costs budgeting process to allow parties to comment...
CPR45 – Fixed Costs in Exceptional Circumstances

CPR45 – Fixed Costs in Exceptional Circumstances

CPR45 – Fixed Costs in Exceptional Circumstances     CPR45 Fixed Costs Part 45 of the CPR sets out the rules for fixed recoverable costs in cases such as Personal Injury Claims. The amount of costs recoverable by the successful party are prescribed by...
Precedent H Guidance – How to Prepare a Costs Budget

Precedent H Guidance – How to Prepare a Costs Budget

Precedent H Guidance How to Prepare a Costs Budget   Precedent H guidance notes are available below to provide direction on the creation of a costs budget and should be read alongside Practice Direction 3E.  The notes provide recommendations on the format which...
Amending a CPR Costs Budget

Amending a CPR Costs Budget

Amending a CPR Costs Budget     Introduction Rules for costs management, including rules for filing and exchange of a CPR costs budget are outlined under Part 3 of the Civil Procedure Rules and Practice Direction 3E. In Multi-Track cases, a CPR Costs Budget...