Most litigators will have seen the standard directions order requiring parties to consider alternative dispute resolution as a means of resolving their case. Most will also appreciate the potential cost consequences of unreasonably refusing to engage in ADR. Despite this, it is not uncommon for one party to refuse to engage in any form of […]
Richard Paige and Craig Hassall were sworn in as Recorders on Friday in ceremony at Leeds Crown Court.
Leah Cambridge died in a private hospital in Izmir, Turkey following an operation for a ‘Brazilian Butt Lift’ (BBL) in August 2018. The three day inquest Into her death was heard by the Senior Coroner for West Yorkshire (East), Kevin McLoughlin and concluded on 22nd November 2019.
Due to the fact that I have an upcoming trial in which it might become an issue, I have been considering the position in relation to QOCS when the proceedings involve counterclaim for personal injury.