Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 390
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Swinton Thomas LJ and Hale J

Representation Shaun Brannigan (instructed by McBridge Wilson & Co) for the plaintiff.
  Steven Gasztowicz (instructed by Johar & Co, Leicester) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 16 April 1999

Catchwords

Costs - Taxation - Action automatically struck out - Counterclaim continuing - Solicitors seeking taxation of costs of claim and counterclaim - Judge dismissing bill of costs - Judge making wasted costs order against solicitors - Whether possible to have taxation of costs of action where counterclaim continuing.

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