Published: 11/05/2022 12:24
Rosemary is Professor of Law and Socio-Legal Studies at Kent Law School at the University of Kent.
Recent experience in practice shows that there remains at times some real misunderstanding within the profession as to when before the court it is permissible to refer to a ‘without prejudice’ offer made between parties and when it is not.
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