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Enforcing Australian judgments in the UK

Tom Serafin
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Australia and the United Kingdom may be thousands of miles apart, but that will not prevent judgments issued by Australian courts from being recognised and enforced by UK courts. Importantly, this means Australian litigants can have their judgments...

Are you signing a Statement of Truth? There are new changes you need to be aware of

Andrew Bowden-Brown
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The courts have recently introduced changes to the way in which Statements of Truth are signed, which became effective on 6 April 2020.  There have also been changes made to the process by which statements in foreign languages are prepared. This...

Court numbers on the increase - has the Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims worked?

Mark Ovenell
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Figures released by the Ministry of Justice at the beginning of June show a further rise in the number of claims being issued in the County Court. In the three months ending on 31 March 2019, 538,000 claims were issued in the County Court, with nearly 87% of...