The UK government has published a document setting out the UK’s suggested drafting of the part of the UK-EU withdrawal agreement dealing with post-Brexit transitional arrangements.
In Triumph Controls UK and another v Primus International Holding and others  EWHC 176 (TCC), the court considered the appropriate course of action in light of concerns regarding the claimant’s e-disclosure exercise.
In Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust v Tucker  EWHC 3650 (QB), the High Court considered an appeal against a master’s costs order, in which he had awarded a 100% uplift on a success fee arising under the claimant’s CFA, but had refused to consider potentially relevant medical evidence when determining the appropriate percentage uplift, following settlement of a personal injury claim.
In Citibank NA, London Branch v Oceanwood Opportunities Master Fund and others  EWHC 305 (Ch), the High Court considered whether it had jurisdiction over a dispute arising under an Inter-creditor Agreement (containing an English jurisdiction clause), in circumstances where it had to consider a related agreement (containing a New York jurisdiction clause) for the purposes of identifying the underlying dispute.
In Kalma and others v African Minerals Ltd and others  EWHC 120 (QB), the court considered the claimants’ application, under CPR 39.2(4), for anonymity orders protecting six of their witnesses on the grounds of the principle of common law fairness.