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(Family Division, Arbuthnot J, 4 April 2022)Costs – Appeal against refusal of application for costs – Reprehensible or unreasonable conduct – Illustration of costs order in private...
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(Family Division, Mostyn J, 16 November 2021)Costs – Family proceedings – Application for security for costs.The Family Division set out the principles applicable to an application for...
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(Queen’s Bench Division and Family Division, Macdonald J, 3 December 2019)Costs – Discretion of court – Judicial review – Inherent jurisdictionThe Trust was ordered to pay 80%...
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(Family Division, Cobb J, 23 October 2019)Costs – Discretion of court – Inherent jurisdictionThe Family Division made no orders for costs.For comprehensive, judicially approved...
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(Family Division, Russell J, 7 March 2018)Costs – Judgment debt – Legal fees in financial remedy proceedings – Default judgment – Application to set aside The judge set aside the default judgment...
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(Family Division, Cobb J, 6 September 2017)Costs – Legal aid – Application of statutory charge to damages – Failure to make a prompt decision – Whether the claimants’ had faced increased costs as a...
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(Family Court, His Honour Judge Bellamy, 8 August 2017)Costs – Care proceedings – Experts’ fees – Apportionment of costThe court ordered that the cost of expert reports should be apportioned equally...
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(Family Division, Cobb J, 13 July 2017)Costs – Closed material procedure – Special advocate – FundingThe police were directed to fund the use of a special advocate instructed on behalf of the...
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(Family Division, MacDonald J, 21 March 2017)Costs – Wardship – Application for legal funding orderThe mother’s application for a costs funding order against the local authority was dismissed.The...
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(Family Division, Keehan J, 17 February 2017)Costs – Human Rights Act claim – Public funding – Statutory charge – Whether a costs order could and should be made against the Lord ChancellorAn order for...
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