Malmsten v Bohinc [2019] EWHC 1386 (Ch), Marcus Smith J

Malmsten v Bohinc [2019] EWHC 1386 (Ch), Marcus Smith J


Approach to detailed assessment and proportionality – Parts 44 and 47 Summary: A costs judge erred in drawing no distinction between costs not associated with an application when assessing the… Read more »

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West v Stockport NHS Foundation Trust [2019] EWCA Civ 1220


Summary: The court provided guidance as to the approach to detailed assessment. The bill should be assessed line by line, dealing with reasonableness and proportionality simultaneously if possible.  The proportionality… Read more »

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West v Stockport NHS Foundation Trust [2019] EWCA Civ 1220


Summary: In assessing the proportionality of the recoverable part of a block rated ATE premium, the court must have regard to the specific matters set out in 44.3(5) and, if… Read more »

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Robinson v EMW Law LLP [2018] EWHC 1751 (Ch.)


Summary: A non-retrospective agreement on fees did not mean that there had been agreement to do the pre-dating work for free. Further, where a claimant is a solicitor who has… Read more »

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A v B [2018] EWHC, 25th July (Chancery Division)


Summary: Where a successful party failed to apply for the approval of a revised cost budget, they were not prevented from establishing that there was good reason to depart from… Read more »

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