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Last updateTue, 24 Feb 2015 5pm

David Sawtell summarises recent costs judgments

Costs budgeting is now a familiar part of the litigation landscape. Costs management hearings are supposed to be carried out quickly and with the application of a fairly broad brush. Only in exceptional cases do we see the court going through a Precedent H in granular detail. When that does take place, we begin to see how the courts are considering proportionality and reasonableness.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    CIP Properties (AIPT) Ltd v Galliford Try Infrastructure Ltd & ors (No 2) [2015] EWHC 481 (TCC)

    GSK Project Management Ltd v QPR Holdings Ltd [2015] EWHC 2274 (TCC)

    Savoye & anor v Spicers Ltd [2015] EWHC 33 (TCC)