MA Lloyd & Son Ltd (in administration) v PPC International Ltd (trading as Professional Powercraft)

Solicitor – Payment of costs by solicitor personally. The Queen's Bench Division made an order for costs against the respondent solicitor, where he had had conduct of litigation in which a large number of applications had been made that were vacuous or had appeared to have been for the purpose of prolonging the proceedings. It had been established that wasted costs had been caused by the unreasonable and improper conduct of the proceedings by the respondent.

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