Coondoo v Mookerjee: 1876

The award of costs in In re Jones was based on the court’s disciplinary jurisdiction over solicitors


(1876) App Cas 186


England and Wales


CitedIn re Jones ChD 1870
The solicitor had engaged to indemnify the plaintiff against the costs of a ‘doubtful suit’ which failed. Lord Hatherley LC said that he thought it the duty of the Court to be anxious to see that solicitors not only performed their duty towards . .

Cited by:

CitedTravelers Insurance Company Ltd v XYZ SC 30-Oct-2019
Challenge to the making of a non-party costs order under section 51 of the Senior Courts Act 1981 against the product liability insurer of one of the defendants in litigation being managed under a Group Litigation Order (‘GLO’). Many of the . .
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Costs, Legal Professions

Updated: 10 May 2022; Ref: scu.676823