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CIVIL PROCEDURE: Relief in sight

05 December 2014  

Georgina Squire investigates a recent decision dealing with relief from sanctions

The recent decision in Hockley v North Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust [2014] is an indication that the Mitchell regime (as tempered by Denton v TH White Ltd [2014]) is here to stay.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Denton & ors v TH White Ltd & ors [2014] EWCA Civ 906

    Hockley v North Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust [2014] (unreported) QBD, Judge Jeremy Richardson QC, 19 September

    Mitchell MP v News Group Newspapers Ltd [2013] EWCA Civ 1537