3 July 2017
Seven expert witnesses who fabricated evidence about the cost of replacement hire cars for motorists in road crashes have been handed jail sentences and ordered to pay a total legal bill which could reach some £1.5 million for what a High Court judge in London called in "a very serious perversio
5 April 2017
The fourth amendment to the Criminal Practice Directions 2015 ( EWCA Crim 1714 ) took affect on 3rd April 2017. It was handed down by the Lord Chief Justice on 28th March 2017.
17 March 2017
From June of this year, the specialist civil courts are to be known as the “Business and Property Courts of England and Wales”.
18 November 2016
The Lord Chief Justice has signed off the latest amendments to the Criminal Practice Directions which take effect immediately. Expert Witnesses should note that there have been some changes relating to expert evidence with the addition of two new sections - 19B and 19C.