Who is Responsible for Patent Litigation Costs?

Who is Responsible for Patent Litigation Costs?

Who is Responsible for Patent Litigation Costs? The Intellectual Property Office, also known as the Patent Office, is the UK body responsible for all intellectual property rights including, trademarks, designs, patents and copyright. If an infringement has been made...
What to do if you Receive a Legal Costs Order

What to do if you Receive a Legal Costs Order

 What to do if you Receive a Legal Costs Order   What is a Costs Order? In any case, legal costs will be incurred, and the successful party in an inter-partes matter will be entitled to recover their costs. There are different types of costs orders, including interim...
A Good Reason to Depart from a Costs Budget

A Good Reason to Depart from a Costs Budget

 A Good Reason to Depart From a Costs Budget: Chapman v Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust   Introduction The case of Harrison v University Hospitals established how cases should be dealt with at Detailed Assessment when subject to costs...
CPR Fixed Costs: Nema V Kirkland

CPR Fixed Costs: Nema V Kirkland

CPR Fixed Costs: Nema V Kirkland     Introduction to CPR Fixed Costs CPR fixed costs rules are outlined in Part 45 of the Civil Procedure Rules. Fixed costs regimes apply to cases starting out in the Pre-Action Protocol for low value personal injury claims...