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New Chancery Court Guide 2016

With its release on 17 February 2016, the Chancery Guide has been substantially re-written, updating the previous version dated 31 January 2013 to take into account the following:

  • The Chancery Modernisation Review conducted by Briggs LJ;
  • Costs management reforms arising out of the report of Jackson LJ;
  • Removal of most of the restrictions on Chancery Masters;
  • Recent initiatives including the Financial List, Shorter Trials and Flexible Trials;
  • The introduction of CE-file and electronic filing.

The new Guide can be read online using the following link:

http://www.justice.gov.uk/downloads/courts/chancery-court/chancery-guide.pdf

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