The expenses for simple procedure actions are currently set out in Sheriff Court Simple Procedure (Limits on Award of Expenses) Order.
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You will often hear the expression in litigation "expenses follow success". The presumption is the successful party in litigation has achieved the outcome they sought when they raised the court action; but also the ability to issue a bill for their costs of the litigation to the losing side.
We often hear the words "pinch point" in business. It is the coming together of many moving parts in a machine or project or transport route that can hold up progress or, in manufacturing, cause operator injury. Pinch points can rarely be avoided. They need to be identified and handled with care and they do not come any bigger than the Suez Canal.
The Building Standards Technical Handbooks 2020 introduce new standards and guidance applicable to all building warrants submitted from 1 March 2021 and to building work which does not require a warrant commenced from that date.