6 Things You Need to Know About the U.K.’s Proposed Disclosure Change


By Vince Neicho

Stemming from a concern raised by the GC100 over the increasingly expensive cost of disclosure in commercial litigation, the proposed rule change seeks to significantly reduce a litigating party’s disclosure obligations in commercial litigation. Though the changes may, at first, sound somewhat radical, the proposal simply builds on and clarifies some of the changes first introduced by PD31B and the new Rule 31.5. Here is a quick recap of the six current proposed changes and what they mean, brought to you by our own Vince Neicho, vice president of legal services at Integreon.