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Hollins v Russell, Oldham County Court

11 December 2002
The issues

CFA Regulations 2000 – Conditional fees – costs – Law Society Interim Module Conditional Fee Agreement

The facts

The Defendants alleged that the interim module breached Regulation 2 (1) (d) of the CFA Regulations 2000 in that they failed to specify whether all costs rather than just the success fee were limited by reference to damages.

There was a breach and the agreement was unenforceable.

Comments

The interim module was in effect only from April 2000 to July 2000.

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