Government consultation on Jackson reforms on civil litigation funding and costs

The Ministry of Justice yesterday published its consultation entitled “Proposals for Reform of Civil Litigation Funding and Costs in England and Wales – Implementation of Lord Justice Jackson’s recommendations”. As anticipated following the government’s announcement to Parliament this summer, the consultation seeks views on Lord Justice Jackson’s recommendations that: conditional fee agreement (CFA) success fees … Read more

Final report published today in Lord Justice Jackson’s year-long costs review

The final report in Lord Justice Jackson’s civil litigation costs review was published this morning. The report presents the Judge’s findings and supporting evidence following his year-long review. It will now be for the Ministry of Justice to consider the report and accept or reject the various recommendations. A full copy of the report, running … Read more