HHJ Coulson has declined to approve "disproportionate and unreasonable" costs budgets on both sides of a £1.6m professional negligence dispute. Nor did he order revised budgets.
WILLIS V MRJ RUNDELL & ASSOCIATES & ANOR  EWHC 2923 (TCC) was run under the costs management pilot in the Technology and Construction Court but the Judge predicted that...
"the outcome will not be uncommon under either PD 51G [for the pilot], or the new costs budget rules which came into force in April 2013"
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