Costing it out

Plebgate has put the issue of cost budgeting right at the top of the agenda. Shame, then, that our survey of in-house lawyers uncovered their irritation at law firms’ inability to estimate litigation costs. For more on this, don’t miss our Global Litigation 50 report next week.

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CoA rejects ‘plebgate’ appeal, restricts libel costs budget to £2,000

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