Watershed fixed costs development
Thu 28 December 2017
Circuit Judge rules that Part 36 acceptance does not oust the court’s power to limit to portal costs following unreasonable exit from the RTA Protocol
CHRISTMAS OPENING HOURS
Thu 21 December 2017
Our Christmas office opening hours are as follows:
TAYLOR ROSE TTKW LAW FIRM OPENS LIVERPOOL OFFICE
Fri 15 December 2017
Taylor Rose TTKW is pleased to announce the opening of its Liverpool office. Specialising in residential and commercial property services, the office will be managed by Consultant Lawyer...
WHAT DOES CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT MEAN TO TAYLOR ROSE TTKW?
Tue 12 December 2017
I don’t need to tell you what Continuous Improvement means. It says it right there on the tin. Google it too - it seems like it’s the new must-have role in any forward thinking...
STEPHEN HINES ELECTED AS PRESIDENT OF FORUM OF INSURANCE LAWYERS
Tue 5 December 2017
Stephen Hines, CityGate Chambers Barrister and a Taylor Rose TTKW Consultant, was elected as President of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers (FOIL) at this year’s Annual...
COURT OF APPEAL TO HEAR PART 36 LATE ACCEPTANCE APPEALS IN FIXED COSTS CASES
Thu 16 November 2017
The Court of Appeal will decide what costs should be allowed where a defendant accepts a claimant’s Part 36 offer after the relevant period in a claim within the scope of the fixed...
MAKING SENSE OF PROPORTIONALITY IN LEGAL COSTS
Thu 16 November 2017
Taylor Rose TTKW’s expert costs draftsperson, Catherine Rickett examines proportionality following the outcome of BNM v MGN.
One of the single biggest arguments...
CONCLUDING CLAIMS WITHOUT EXCLUDING FIXED COSTS
Wed 1 November 2017
Costs negotiations expert Nicola Gipp examines the intricacies of concluding claims without excluding fixed costs.
It has recently become increasingly apparent that more...
CHANGES TO RECOVERING DEBT
Sun 1 October 2017
Introduction to the long awaited Pre-action Protocol for Debt Claims.
The Pre-action Protocol for Debt Claims (the “Protocol”) came into force on 1st October...
DAVID COOPER FEATURES IN SOLICITORS JOURNAL
Tue 8 August 2017
This month one of our Partners David Cooper considers when parties may depart from the budget at detailed assessment, in light of Harrison with Solicitors...
EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL FEES UNLAWFUL, SUPREME COURT RULES
Wed 26 July 2017
In a landmark decision handed down by the Supreme Court today, it has been decided that the Government’s Employment Tribunal fees regime was unlawful and also potentially...
MAILING IN THE 21ST CENTURY
Fri 21 July 2017
Taylor Rose TTKW successfully concludes a hybrid mail pilot with Paragon Client Communications.
The nationwide law firm selected Paragon to deliver a flexible bespoke...
WHY SMART MODERN LAW?
Mon 12 June 2017
Adrian Jaggard, Managing Director of Taylor Rose TTKW, explains the thinking behind the firm’s vision, Smart Modern Law.
I am often asked to provide an overview of...
ZERO HOUR CONTRACTS
Fri 26 May 2017
Since the financial crisis struck in 2008, the number of people on zero hours contracts has risen by 600%.
This rapid increase and the parallel growth of the...
THE GENDER PAY GAP
Thu 6 April 2017
The snappily titled Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap Information) Regulations 2017 came into force this week, though the first reports are not due until April...
INDYREF2 AND EMPLOYMENT LAW
Thu 9 March 2017
In an age of buzzwords, gimmicks and political turmoil, nothing is more frightening to the Westminster elite than the phrase ‘Indyref2’. Scotland voted strongly to remain...
BREXIT AND EMPLOYMENT LAW
Wed 1 February 2017
Employment is one of the most rapidly growing areas of law in the UK, with regular developments that have far-reaching consequences. After article 50 is triggered many employment laws will...