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Magistrates Court (Civil Division) Rules 1998 (S.R. 1998, No. 25)
Requested:  23 Jul 2017
Consolidated as at:  29 Feb 2012

119. Hearing of default assessments

(1) If a claimant enters default judgment for a claim not referred to in rule 117, a registrar is to fix a date, time and place for a hearing in respect of the assessment of damages or any other order, remedy or relief the action may require.
(2) The claimant is to serve on all other parties not less than 21 days before the date fixed for the hearing –

(a) a notice of hearing in a form specified in a practice direction; and

(b) a copy of any affidavit evidence to be relied on; and

(c) a written schedule of costs sought in accordance with Schedule 1.

(3) A party who enters judgment under this rule need not attend the hearing unless the Court so orders.

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