Search Legislation

The Damages-Based Agreements Regulations 2010

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Opening Options

 Help about opening options

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Information to be given before an agreement is made

This sectionnoteType=Explanatory Memorandum has no associated

3.  (1)  The information prescribed for the purposes of section 58AA(4)(d) of the Act is—

(a)information, to be provided to the client in writing, about the matters in paragraph (2); and

(b)such further explanation, advice or other information about any of those matters as the client may request.

(2) Those matters are—

(a)the circumstances in which the client may seek a review of the costs and expenses of the representative and the procedure for doing so;

(b)the dispute resolution service provided by the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) in regard to actual and potential claims;

(c)whether other methods of pursuing the claim or financing the proceedings, including—

(i)advice under the Community Legal Service,

(ii)legal expenses insurance,

(iii)pro bono representation, or

(iv)trade union representation,

are available, and, if so, how they apply to the client and the claim or proceedings in question;

(d)the point at which expenses become payable; and

(e)a reasonable estimate of the amount that is likely to be spent upon expenses, inclusive of VAT.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Explanatory Memorandum

Explanatory Memorandum sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified accompany any Statutory Instrument or Draft Statutory Instrument laid before Parliament from June 2004 onwards.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enactedversion that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources