QOCS: Qualified One Way Costs Shifting in Multiple Defendant Cases

disqualified

It is permissible under the qualified one-way costs shifting regime in CPR r.44.14(1) for a defendant to enforce an order for costs out of damages payable to the claimant by another defendant except in cases where those damages were payable to the claimant under the schedule to a Tomlin order, r.44.14(1).

JEFFREY CARTWRIGHT v VENDUCT ENGINEERING LTD [2018] EWCA Civ 1654