Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 454 (Mar)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

David Oliver QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court

Judgment Dates: 8 March 2002

Catchwords

Costs - Wasted costs - Application to show cause - Claimant alleging costs incurred as result of conduct of solicitors for defendant - Whether court likely to make wasted costs order in claimant's favour - .

The Case

On an application by the claimant for a wasted costs order against the legal representatives acting for the defendant, the court ruled that the claimant's complaints were not made out on the evidence and accordingly dismissed the application.

Practice Areas

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