In re C (Children) (Family Proceedings: Case Management): CA 12 Oct 2012

The court has a general power summarily to dismiss a meritless claim for security for costs in a family case.

Lord Justice Munby
[2013] 1 FLR 1089, [2012] EWCA Civ 1489
England and Wales
Cited by:
CitedMG v AR FD 16-Nov-2021
Family Case: Costs Security depends on Case Merits
Application for security for costs in family cases.
Held: In contrast to civil cases generally, in a family case the merits of the application and the strength of the defence necessarily have to be carefully considered. It is only by . .

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Children, Costs

Updated: 22 November 2021; Ref: scu.669927