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In a case reported in Litigation Futures, a medical expert has been ordered to pay costs of £89,000. Remarkably the expert, Mr Jamil was “wholly unable to articulate the test to be applied in determining breach of duty in a clinical negligence case” Unfit expert hit with £89k third-party costs order In another case there…

QOCS and set off

Qualified One Way Costs Shifting, known to its friends as QOCS, was introduced in 2013. The idea was to secure access to justice by limiting the circumstances in which a losing claimant could be required to pay the costs of the other side. In fact, there have been numerous problems with the scheme which has…

Sponsoring a very Modern Law Award

We were proud to be Sponsors at the 2020 Modern Law Awards Dinner at Victoria Warehouse, Manchester on Thursday, 6th February 2020. We sponsored the Marketing and Communication Strategy of the Year Award. This rewards – ‘..an integrated marketing strategy, harnessing social media to promote a firm’s success..’ This is probably one of the most…

Sponsoring a very Modern Law Award

We were proud to be Sponsors at the 2020 Modern Law Awards Dinner at Victoria Warehouse, Manchester on Thursday, 6th February 2020. We sponsored the Marketing and Communication Strategy of the Year Award. This rewards – ‘..an integrated marketing strategy, harnessing social media to promote a firm’s success..’ This is probably one of the most…