Specialist Costs Lawyers - Trusted advisors to Central and Local Government

Enquire Now

Latest News

Don’t forget to also follow A&M Bacon on LinkedIn and Twitter or alternatively follow our individual costs experts to stay up to date with any changes.

Latest News

Welcome to the blog

16th August 2021

An increase to the hourly rate amounted to special circumstances in this Solicitors Act assessment – Raydens Ltd v Cole [2021] EWHC B14 (Costs) (30 July 2021)

#Costs #Hourly rates #Solicitors Act Assessment
11th August 2021

Monitoring Costs Budgets – Part Two: Revising the Costs Budget and why being proactive is the answer

#Costs #costs budget #monitoring budgets
9th August 2021

(1) Beattie Passive Norse Limited (2) NPS Property Consultants Limited -v- Canham Consulting Limited: how building your case on limited evidence can leave you with serious costs consequences.

#Costs #Part 36
5th August 2021

The Ministry of Justice have requested views on their dispute resolution vision

#Costs #ADR #Mediation
3rd August 2021

CJC Guideline Hourly Rates Final Report – the proposed increases

#Costs #Hourly rates
29th July 2021

In Gregor Fisken Ltd -v- Bernard Carl [2021] EWCA Civ 792, the Court of Appeal made observations about two issues; drafting of a list of issues; failure to consider mediation.

#Costs #case management #Mediation
19th July 2021

90% of Budgeted Costs: The impact that the Costs Budget has on amount of the payment on account of costs was once again considered in the case of of Puharic v Silverbond Enterprises Ltd

#Costs #budgets #payments on account of costs
15th July 2021

The requirement for a Costs Budget in asbestos claims was explored in Smith v W Ford & Sons (Contractors) Ltd [2021] EWHC 1749 (QB).

#Costs #asbestos #costs budgets
12th July 2021

Considering varying a retainer or hourly rates?  In Acupay System LLC v Stephenson Harwood LLP [2021] EWHC B11 (Costs), the Court looked at the solicitor/client assessment regarding CFA fairness, the need for independent advice upon the CFA and related issues.  

#Costs #CBA #CFA #discounted CFA #retainer

News Filters

Use our handy news filters to find what you’re looking for quickly. Search by keyword, category or tag.

Filter blog

Contact us

3 Regent Terrace,

01733 350 880

Need assistance? Let’s have a chat!