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DISCLOSURE: Creative writing? The courts and novel disclosure orders

23 November 2012  

Clare Arthurs and Chris Hoyer Millar assess the impact of Nolan on disclosure in practice

Disclosure forms the core of most cases, and can be a crucial stage in terms of tactics, strategy and costs. The courts are increasingly interventionist in their management of the disclosure process. Two recent cases illustrate that they are also prepared to be innovative in the directions and orders they make.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Hicks & ors v Royal Bank of Scotland [2012] EWHC 1373 (Ch)

    Nippon Yusen Kaisha v Karageorgis & anor [1975] 3 All ER 282

    The Nolan Family Partnership & ors v Walsh & ors [2011] EWHC 535 (Comm)