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MEDIATION: Give peace a chance

05 December 2014  

Michelle Knight reports on the rejection of an offer to mediate

Parties to civil litigation should take note of a recent decision in the TCC which considered whether the successful defendant had unreasonably refused to mediate and the cost consequences that followed.

Additional Info

  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Halsey v Milton Keynes General NHS Trust [2004] EWCA Civ 576

    Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Europe Ltd v BAE Systems (Al Diriyah C41) Ltd (Judgment No 2) [2014] EWCA 3148 (TCC)

    PGF II SA v OMFS Company 1 Ltd [2013] EWCA Civ 1288