The successful party had not commenced proceedings for assessment of his costs. The defendant asked the court to disallow part of the costs as a penalty for non-compliance.
Held: The court had power to disallow any interest on the costs, but not any part of the costs themselves.
Lindsay J, Master Rogers, David Harris
 EWHC 279 (Ch), Times 07-Apr-2006
England and Wales
Updated: 28 January 2021; Ref: scu.238709