Isle of Man
Anyone who has been involved in a civil case will know that the obligation of disclosure of documents – or "discovery" as it used to be called – is a burdensome process.
In a recent judgment, the High Court has reaffirmed the costs philosophy underlying the conduct of civil litigation in the Isle of Man under the Rules of the High Court of Justice of the Isle of Man, ...
Although he passed away earlier this year at the age of 87, the affairs of Albert Gubay have not been laid to rest
The Rules of the High Court 2009 brought in a new regime for the conduct of Civil Litigation on the Isle of Man.
Thomas Jefferson once stated, "every generation needs a new revolution".
The Rules of the High Court 2009 in the Isle of Man, give the court wide case management powers.
A discussion on the fact that applications for strike out are being increasingly used in the civil litigation process as a means to test, at an early stage, the courts view of the merits of a claim.
Gross negligence is a civil law concept that has been imported into the common law.