- March 3, 2017
À la carte or set menu? Disclosure options
Background The courts have long expressed concerns about costs of disclosure as amongst the most significant costs of substantial commercial litigation. It was against this background that the old test of discovery (any document that was broadly relevant) was redefined by the Woolf reforms of 1999 to standard disclosure, limited, if it could be said, … Continue reading À la carte or set menu? Disclosure options →
- November 17, 2016
Test for bias: Re Maximum Securities Ltd
The Court of Appeal in Re Maximus Securities Ltd has given guidance on the test for bias, in a case concerning a challenge to the appointment of a joint expert. In this blog post, I draw out some practical tips for assessing the potential for bias.