Costs and Litigation Funding

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What Fixed Costs can be taken within Court of Protection cases?

Practice Direction 19 (b) sets out the fixed costs that may be claimed by solicitors and public authorities acting in Court of Protection proceedings. In line with the Practice Direction, the revised fixed fees for the Court of Protection, effective from 1 December 2017 is as follows:   Fixed Fee (plus VAT) Appointment of Financial…

Ho v Adelekun – update

The long awaited judgment in Ho v Adelekun [2021] UKSC 43 was handed down in October with the appeal being unanimously allowed. The judgment clarifies the position in respect of the interplay between CPR 44.12 and CPR 44.14, and the effect of QOCS on a Defendant’s ability to offset an order for their own costs…

Changes to the SCCO requirements following assessment

As of 1 January 2022, the SCCO will continue to require all provisionally assessed bills to be submitted alongside a completed bill summary, and for this to be e-filed to request the issuing of the Final Costs Certificate. However, the bill will also need to be recalculated in accordance with Practice Direction 47 of the…


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