Warren v Hill Dickinson LLP [2018] EWHC 3322 (QB)

Warren v Hill Dickinson LLP [2018] EWHC 3322 (QB)

ASSIGNMENT OF CFAS Summary: CFAs made with a firm that later ceased to trade were capable of assignment and the CFAs were validly transferred with the client’s informed consent. Longer… Read more »

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Malone v Birmingham Community NHS Trust [2018] EWCA Civ 1376

Summary: In circumstances where it had been entered into pre-issue, when the identity of the defendants was unclear, the fact that a CFA referred to the wrong defendant did not… Read more »

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Gardiner & Theobald LLP v Jackson [2018] UKUT 253 (LC)

Summary: It would be rare for a Court to consent to an expert witness being instructed under a CFA and wholly unacceptable for an expert witnesses not to declare the… Read more »

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FPH Law (a Firm) v Brown (t/a Integrum Law) [2018] EWCA Civ 1629, [2018] 4 Costs LR 823

Summary: The invalidity of a CFA entered into with a former client did not prevent a firm from attempting to seek damages for loss of chance to recover their costs,… Read more »

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Blue Bio Pharmaceuticals Ltd & Anor v DLA Piper UK Ltd & Ors [2018] EWHC 2167 (QB)

Summary: For the purposes of a CFA, a claimant has ‘won’ when any head of relief claimed in the claim form is awarded, whether that is at first instance or… Read more »

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