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Tuesday 19th April 2022

 

Issue No. 144

 

 

C O N T E N T S

 

 

Notices
Fixing Notice
Walling List
Notice
Outer House Rolls

 


 

N O T I C E

 

 

EASTER 2022

 

Easter vacation commences Saturday 9th April 2022 until Friday 22nd April 2022.

 

Please note that during vacation the court will hear urgent business on the vacations day of Wednesday 20th April 2022.

 

Please see below dates for information on motions and callings.

 

 

Motions intimated by other means in accordance with Parts 3 and 4 of Chapter 23 of the Rules of the Court of Session 1994:

 

Motions for Wednesday 20th April 2022 must be enrolled no later than 4.00pm on Thursday 14th April 2022 and may be opposed until 12.30pm on Tuesday 19th April 2022.

 

Opposition and enrolment dates return to normal thereafter. 

 

 

Cases lodged for calling;

 

Cases lodged for calling from 9.00am on Tuesday 19th April 2022 until 12.30pm on Friday 22nd April 2022 will call on Tuesday 26th April 2022.

 

Normal service will resume thereafter.

 


 

N O T I C E

 

Please find below details of intimation, opposition and enrolment dates to accommodate the public holidays of 15th April and 18th April 2022.

 

Intimation date Opposition Date Motion Lodged Date
13/04/2022 19/04/2022 20/04/2022
14/04/2022 20/04/2022 21/04/2022

 

Intimation, opposition and enrolment dates return to normal thereafter.

 

Urgent motions requiring appearance will be heard in the vacation court on Wednesday 20th April 2022.

 


 

N O T I C E

 

 

OPPOSED AND STARRED MOTIONS

 

The procedure for the allocation of opposed and starred motions will now be as follows:

 

When an opposition to a motion or an automatic starred motion is lodged during term time, the Keeper’s Office will allocate a date for the motion to call a minimum of 2 days aheadCan all parties please ensure their respective counsel are available prior to the enrolment of any opposed or starred motion.

 

An email will be sent to parties setting out the proposed date, Judge and clerk.  The clerk will then liaise with parties to agree a time for the motion to call.  This is to ensure opportunity is provided for representations to be made about the form of the hearing.

 

 

 

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FIXING N O T I C E

 

 

The Keeper’s office is currently fixing the following for Personal Injury Proofs and Ordinary Action Proofs:

 

Personal Injury 4 day Proofs – 22nd November 2022

Personal Injury Proofs requiring more than 4 days - 7th February 2023

Ordinary Action Proofs requiring more than 4 days – 14th June 2022

 

 

 

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COURT OF SESSION

 

 

WALLING LIST

 

Tuesday 19th April

 

1 Note SPEX Group Holdings Limited for directions in terms of section 112 of the Insolvency Act 1986 CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
2 Petition Her Majesty’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy for a disqualification order in terms of the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986 in respect of Mr Gordon Gray Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP, Edinburgh

 

 

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N O T I C E

 

 

INNER HOUSE

 

All substantive business in the Inner House ie hearings not dealing with procedural business as defined by Rule 37A.1(2) of the Court of Session Rules will be conducted in person, however the court may allow the hearing or part thereof to be heard remotely (a hybrid hearing) where considered appropriate.

 

Procedural hearings in the Inner House will continue to be conducted virtually or dealt with on the basis of written submissions, however the court may allow the hearing or part thereof to be conducted in person “on cause shown”.

 

 

 

OUTER HOUSE

 

All first instance hearings in the Outer House including proofs and debates continue to be conducted via video conferencing facilities.  If parties wish to make representation in terms of schedule 4 paragraph 3(6) of the Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020 please do so by email to the clerk of court no later than 24 hours before the hearing.  If no representations are received by then the court will make a direction for the hearing to proceed by remote means.

 

 

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OUTER HOUSE ROLLS

 

 

LORD BRAILSFORD – C Anderson, Clerk

 

Thursday 21st April

 

By Order

at 9.00am

 

P17/22 Pet:  HS for orders re Child Abduction Family Law Matters Drummond Miller LLP 

 

 

LADY CARMICHAEL – N Marchant, Clerk

 

Thursday 21st April

 

Pre-Proof Hearing

at 9.30am

 

F22/19 Lee Kelly v Marc McCabe Balfour + Manson LLP Thorley Stephenson  

 

In terms of Rule of Court 49, a proof has been allocated in the following actions:

 

F18/22 Pamela Bertram v Duncan BertramBrodies LLP Blackadders  
F22/22 James Durno v Joy Durno Patience & Buchan Johnson Legal