The Civil Litigation Section covers the practice of civil litigation and alternative dispute resolution, including costs, fees and funding, relief from sanctions, disclosure, expert witnesses, and court rules and procedure. We also cover practice management issues for civil litigation firms and departments, from consumer contracts to staffing
On 28 May 2021, HM Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS) launched a new damages claim service.
If you’ve taken part in a remote court or tribunal hearing since the start of the pandemic, HMCTS wants your views.
On 19 February 2021, we published updated guidance and best practice for court attendance and member safety in court and tribunal buildings.
From January 2021, a new ID scheme will allow solicitors to have enhanced access through security in courts and tribunals.
All Litigation in Practice
Paul Sills looks at the difference in approaches to alternative dispute resolution in New Zealand, compared to England and Wales
Tell us your thoughts on dispute resolution processes by Monday 27 September 2021, to help inform our response to a government consultation.
Alexandra Marks CBE, chief adjudicator at the Business Banking Resolution Service (BBRS), shares how it works, how and when to use them, and what drew her to work at the service.
Rita Giannini explains how different rules may apply to cross-border litigators dealing with alternative dispute resolution, depending on whether you act for one of the parties or mediate between them