Relief from Sanctions - Clarity & Guidance for Litigators
The Jackson reforms introduced a whole new approach to sanctions in the Civil Procedure Rules. Gone was the somewhat slack approach to deadlines and sanctions but what was not clear was what exactly replaced it.
7 years after the introduction of the new regime we may still struggle to fully understand the process or what is required in getting or opposing applications for relief.
What You Will Learn
This short webinar will cover the following:
- Recent CPR changes and, importantly, all the cases in which the High Court and Appellate Courts are giving guidance on problems as they occur
- A practical summary of how they affect you and your practice
- Practical tips on dealing with sanctions and getting or opposing relief
- Key cases - Manchester Shipping Ltd v Balfour Shipping Ltd and Anor; Depp II v News Group Newspapers Ltd & Wooton; Razaq v Zafar
This webinar was recorded on 27th July 2020
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