Commercial Litigation Articles


Recoveries from Deceased Estates

Benjamin Franklin once stated that in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and..

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New Costs Reforms Mooted by Jackson

Lord Justice Jackson has set out his views on further changes which he thinks are necessary to the w..

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The Deregulation Act and “Retaliatory Eviction”- A Word of Warning

Landlords acting in good faith who on the one hand fully intend to carry out timely repairs where th..

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Proposed Pre Action Protocol for Debt Claims – Second Consultation

Following the recommendations of Lord Justice Jackson in September 2014, the Civil Procedure Rules C..

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Unpaid Invoices At Record Levels – An Opportunity?

Research for the Asset Based Finance Association has revealed that British SME’s are owed a stagge..

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Insolvency Fees Raised Again

From Monday 16th November 2015, the Official Receiver deposit has been increased. For bankruptcy pet..

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Consumer Rights Act 2015

On the 1 October 2015 the Consumer Rights Act (“the Act”) came into force affecting traders and ..

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Changes to Consumer Rights – Consumer Rights Act 2015

A raft of new consumer protection legislation is due to come into force in October 2015. It serves p..

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The Dangers Of Refusing Alternative Dispute Resolution

Parties have long been encouraged by the courts to engage in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in..

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