Costs budgets – now with sharp teeth. If you want more than your budget, apply – UK Human Rights Blog

Posted June 18th, 2013 in budgets, costs, news by sally

“The Jackson reforms, which are designed to stop lawyers spending too much of their clients’ or their opponents’ money, are still but young, and therefore not yielding much in the way of decided cases. But there were some pilot schemes which are very similar, and this case about one such scheme (in the Technology & Construction Court) is an interesting, and tough, example of why costs budgets must be taken seriously.”

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UK Human Rights Blog, 17th June 2013