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Part 36 Offers can only be withdrawn by a notice in writing see
Carillion JM Limited -v- PHI Group Limited and Robert West Consulting Limited (2012) 4 Costs LR 437.
Reliance on a first Part 36 offer after withdrawal of a second Epsom College v. Pierse Contracting Southern Limited  3 Costs LR 451
Whether a Part 36 Offer could be accepted after strike-out of the claim Joyce v. West Bus Coach Services Ltd  3 Costs LR 540.
Non Compliance with CPR 36.2(2)(c) PHI Group Limited -v- Robert West Consulting Limited (2012) 4 Costs LR 523.
Recoverability of costs incurred through a third party see Anglia Limited -v- Sunland Development Co. Limited (2012) 4 Costs LR 485.
The Trial Judge had placed too much emphasis on the Defendant's refusal to contemplate mediation.
Swain Mason and Others -v- Mills and Reeve (a firm) (2012) 4 Costs LR 511
Statement required for evaluating risk where no CFA has been disclosed and retrospectivity Beattie v. Smailes and Another  3 Costs LR 445.
Variation of retainer by oral agreement in a case where there was a dispute over whether legal bills should be paid by a company or its managing director Fladgate LLP v. Harrison  3 Costs LR 483
Conflict between privilege and the solicitor's duty to the court R v. SVS Solicitors  3 Costs LR 502
Declining to conduct an assessment in accordance with CPR Part 45 Letts v. Royal Sun Alliance Plc  3 Costs LR 591.
An appellant whose appeal effectively succeeds should not necessarily be awarded their costs below R (Broom) v. Secretary of State for Justice  4 Costs LR 504.
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