In short, it was born out of frustration. Frustration in not being able to commercially help people and businesses with their small claims. (Small claims being claims at a value of £10,000 or less in the UK. I believe there are similar thresholds in other jurisdictions). I believe most dispute […]
In Turkey in addition to setting up mandatory mediation also established that it would be managed online via a platform built by the Turkish Ministry of Justice. Plainly any further reform of the PAPs must include the management of the PAPs and any processes within those, such as ADR, online. […]
ABOUT DAVID David is a Private Client Barrister, Fractional / Interim General Counsel (GC) and Accredited Civil & Commercial Mediator. He is a Non-Exec. (NED) / Advisory Board member and the Publisher of High Performance Counsel (“HPC”). He is a co-founder and director of Small Claims Portal, a legal technology […]
October 15, 2020 Legal industry heavyweight David Kinnear will join Small Claims Portal as investor and evangelist as market attention increasingly turns to the vast under-served needs of small claims litigants London, New York & Miami — October 15, 2020 — Small Claims Portal (SCP) today announced that legal industry heavyweight […]
This infograph shows the usual routes which a small claim will take from beginning to end.
The following is a short video of the usual journey that you will follow through the small claims court. Please be aware this could vary under the court’s inherent decision making powers. You will also note that the journey can take different paths and end at different times.
The short answer is anything assuming it falls into the small claims criteria (in terms of value and complexity – see ‘What are small claims?’ and ‘Allocation outside the small claims court’) and is not specifically excluded e.g. claims for harassment or unlawful eviction, in both cases relating to residential […]