Part 36: costs consequences
This is one of several practice notes on Part 36 offers. It sets out the principal costs consequences of accepting or rejecting a Part 36 offer. These consequences can be potentially very significant, and it is important that your client understands the implications of accepting or rejecting a Part 36 offer. The practice note also looks briefly at cases in which the courts have taken the view that it would be unjust to make the usual costs order, and at other issues that can affect costs consequences.