BIRD V ACORN GROUP - JUDGMENT RESERVED
MATTHEW HOE >
Director of Dispute ResolutionFri 21 October 2016
The Court of Appeal (consisting of Arden, Underhill and Briggs LJJ and Senior Costs Judge Gordon-Saker as assessor) heard submission in Bird v Acorn Group on 20 October. Judgment has been reserved.
Bird concerns the construction of CPR 45 Section IIIA in circumstances where the case settles ahead of a disposal hearing. The parties disputed which stage of fixed costs under Table 6D Part B apply.
Matthew Hoe, Taylor Rose TTKW's director of litigation and dispute resolution, acts for the defendant appellant.
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