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Qualified One Way Costs Shifting (QOCS) Q & A

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Qualified One Way Costs Shifting (QOCS) are rules of Court introduced on 1 st April 2013, that provide protection to Claimants against Defendants’ costs whilst still providing that Defendants are liable for Claimants’ costs.   Where can...

Set off and QOCS - what it is and how it applies in PI litigation

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Claimant’s invariably argue that in QOCS cases, the recovery of a Defendant’s costs is limited to the value of the Claimant’s damages. But can the recovery of a Defendant’s costs be extended to include the Claimant’s own award...

QM Costs secure London premises via 'Liverpool in London' initiative

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QM Costs have secured new premises in London, in addition to their Liverpool base.  The offices are in the heart of the City at Warnford Court, 29 Throgmorton Street, London EC2N 2AT.  Growth in London is an area of strategic focus for QM Costs...