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PERSONAL INJURY PROTOCOLS: Sticking to the rules

31 March 2017  

Brian Dempsey examines the rigid application of the fixed recoverable fees regime

In 2013, the government introduced a myriad of changes to the rules at a breakneck speed, not only those giving effect to the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 but also major changes to the Protocols and the Civil Procedure Rules themselves.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Bates and Ors v Bourne and Ors (2017) unreported, Liverpool County Court, District Judge Baldwin, 21 February

    Bird v Acorn Group Ltd [2016] EWCA Civ 1096

    Broadhurst & Anor v Tan & Anor [2016] EWCA Civ 94

    Butt v Nizami [2006] EWHC 159 (QB)

    Kilby v Gawith [2008] EWCA Civ 812

    Lamont v Burton [2007] EWCA Civ 429

    Lincoln v Dolmore (2016) unreported, Manchester County Court, District Judge Moss (sitting as a regional costs judge), 12 May

    Qader & Ors v Esure Services Ltd & Ors [2016] EWCA Civ 1109

    Sharp v Leeds City Council [2017] EWCA Civ 33

    Straker v Tudor Rose [2007] EWCA Civ 368

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