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Fixed Costs

16 July 2002
The facts

From Insurers point of view, one of the encouraging aspects of Callery was the emphasis on fixed costs by Lord Hoffman as a way out of the whole problematic issue. Insurers will therefore be dismayed to know that the Civil Justice Council have revealed that its timetable for fixed costs is likely to slip into next year. It is unlikely that the forum on the working party’s findings will meet before December 2002 or early January 2003.

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