Kerry Underwood explains the solicitor’s obligations relating to costs estimates and quotations, and recaps some cases when the solicitor either failed to provide an estimate, or provided an inadequate one.
As the government consultation on extending fixed recoverable costs in civil cases in England and Wales comes to a close, Sir Rupert Jackson considers the benefits and drawbacks of the costs regime in Germany.
Rosie Patterson explains how litigation funding for intellectual property (IP) disputes can work for both clients and lawyers.
Kerry Underwood explains the solicitor’s obligations relating to costs updates
Kerry Underwood provides an update on getting your client retainer right, including how to avoid challenges under the Solicitors Act 1974, notice of the right to cancel, and explaining the funding agreement
The Law Society has responded to the government’s consultation on fixed recoverable costs.