|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 700|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Roch, Ward and Waller LJJ
|Representation||Raoul Downey (instructed by Burrough S Day, Bristol) for the parents.|
|Martin Edwards (instructed by James Scott, Tetbury) for the defendants.|
|Judgment Dates:||8 December 1998|
Costs - Order for costs - Discretion - Payment of costs by non-party - Legally aided plaintiff unsuccessful in preliminary issue - Defendants claiming costs from plaintiff's parents - Defendant previously opposing joinder of plaintiffs' parents as parties to the action - Judge ordering costs against non-parties - Whether exceptional case justifying an order for costs - RSC Ord 62, r 2.