Elvanite Full Circle Ltd v AMEC Earth and Environmental (UK) Ltd: TCC 14 Jun 2013

Following the proncipal judgment there were disputes as to the basis of assessment of costs and the interaction between the existing costs management order (which approved the defendant’s budget costs of andpound;264,708) and the total costs now sought by the defendant, in the sum of andpound;497,593.66.
Held: The court allowed the claimants to revise/rectify the approved costs management order to make plain that the approved budget excluded the success fees and the ATE insurance premiums.

Coulson J
[2013] EWHC 1643 (TCC), [2013] 4 All ER 765, [2013] TCLR 7, [2013] 4 Costs LR 612, [2013] BLR 473
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Updated: 14 November 2021; Ref: scu.510882