Practice: Pleading awful

James Shaw looks at some pleading lessons to be drawn from recent case law ‘The relatively short period for filing a defence under CPR r15.4(1) necessitates a limited obligation to make enquiries of relevant facts not otherwise in defendants’ existing knowledge.’ In England and Wales, parties to litigation are now required to delineate the broad …
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Cases Referenced

  • SPI North Ltd v Swiss Post International (UK) Ltd & anor [2019] EWCA Civ 7