|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 140 (Nov)|
Bernard Livesey QC sitting as a judge of the High Court (judgment delivered extempore)
|Representation||Stephen Acton (instructed by KPM Solicitors) for the architects.|
|Dr Tim Sampson (instructed by Cubism Law) for KS.|
|Judgment Dates:||10 November 2011|
Solicitor - Payment of costs by solicitor personally - Costs incurred unreasonably or improperly - Claimant architects seeking to fund property development - Architects unable to repay money borrowed from company - Company serving statutory demand on architects - Issue of value of development arising during hearing to set aside statutory demand - Architects' solicitor giving instructed barrister authorisation to provide information to court - Solicitor undertaking to verify information - Claimants contending court misled by misstatements and/or induced to make order by misstatements - Claimants seeking wasted costs order against solicitor - Supreme Courts Act 1981, s 51(6) - CPR 48.7.