Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 363 (Jan)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 281
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Judge and Arden LJJ

Representation Owen Williams (instructed by Clarke Willmott & Clarke, Bristol) for the claimants.
  Gwydion Hughes (instructed by Jacklyn Dawson & Meyrick Williams, Newport) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 30 January 2002

Catchwords

Costs - Order for costs - Discretion - Defendants making Pt 36 offer - Claimants improving on Pt 36 offer at trial - Judge making no order as to costs save claimants to pay defendants' costs after last date for acceptance of Pt 36 offer - Whether judge correct.

The Case

On the facts of the instant case the defendants would be ordered to pay all the claimants' costs of the action on the standard basis.

Practice Areas

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