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07 January 2022

Nomination received for ACL Council member

Stephen Averill has been nominated for council.   The closing date for nominations is Friday 21 January (12 noon) view

06 January 2022

ACL Council - nominations invited

Nominations are invited for the two vacancies on the ACL council.  All Costs Lawyers have been emailed a nomination form and the close date is (12 noon) Friday 21 January.  For further information or to request a nomination form p... view

06 January 2022

Legal Services Board singles out achievement of CLSB in improving performance

The Legal Services Board (LSB) has singled out the Costs Lawyer Standards Board (CLSB) for praise after finding that it has met all the requirements of the oversight regulator’s performance framework. This measures all of the legal re... view

06 January 2022

Master: Too early in case to make costs order, despite primary liability admission

A master has refused to order an interim costs payment in a high-value personal injury case where much of the evidence has yet to be served and there have been early part 36 offers. Master Brown said such an order would diminish the securit... view

06 January 2022

News in brief - 06.01.2022

New issue of Costs Lawyer now available A reminder that the latest issue of Costs Lawyer magazine is now available for members to read. The issue contains comprehensive coverage of November’s ACL conference, as well as features on cyb... view