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Firm admitted that it had wrongly advised the defendants claim was being funded by way of a conditional fee agreement.
Dual claim cannot be classified as a ‘non-money claim’, High Court rules.
‘Common sense’ suggests number of court judgments reduced by fee rises – as well as economic recovery.
Ruling is believed to be first written judgment applying 2013 changes to costs rules.
High Court judge says any sensible pre-reading was ‘derailed’ by the inaccurate pagination in the party’s bundles.