Litigation

CROs: Too much of a bad thing

Is it time to consider a further remedy beyond civil restraint orders for dealing with irrational litigants, asks Patric

01 Aug 2017

Lord Justice Jackson scales back fixed costs proposals

One-size-fits-all cost proposal gives way to “a more segregate

31 Jul 2017

Government reminded of rule of law in Supreme Court decision quashing tribunal f

Employment tribunal fees had made access to justice unaffordable, justice

26 Jul 2017

Cross-border jurisdictions problematic for privilege

Different concepts of ‘privilege’ can present challenges, but there are a few steps that can bring some predictability, say Colin Passmore and Alexandr

24 Jul 2017

Do you need protection from an obsessive LIP?

Jonathan Fozard explains how solicitors can protect their clients from troublesom

24 Jul 2017

Making the most of privilege

Not all documents prepared by lawyers can benefit from protection unless there is a clear indication of a qualitative legal assessment for advice purposes, warns Carolin

19 Jul 2017

A whirlwind six months

Georgina Squire reflects on the groundbreaking judgments and procedural changes litigators have had to get to grips with and looks ahead to the possible impact o

05 Jul 2017

Reforming civil procedure

Nigel Sanders, Anna Johnson, and Vanessa Opoku highlight the sea change in Jersey’s dispute resolution process that brings it more in line with England and Wales

03 Jul 2017

The new era post of professional liability

Lawyers should be concerned, when negotiating the terms of a retainer, to make the scope of their duty clear, explains Georgin

27 Jun 2017