|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 168 (Nov)|
|Neutral Citation:|| EWHC 2441 (QB)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division|
|Representation||Andrew Sutcliffe QC (instructed by Parker Bullen) for the claimant.|
|Philip Moser (instructed by Beachcroft Wansbroughs) for the defendants.|
|Judgment Dates:||11 November 2005|
Costs - Order for costs - Discretion - Offer - First defendant making offer to settle in global sum inclusive of costs shortly before trial - Claimant rejecting offer - First defendant probably beating offer - Whether claimant to be denied proportion of his costs - CPR, SI 1998/3132, r 44.3.