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Did you discontinue the claim or just stop progressing it please?
I discontinued the claim as I thought it was putting undue pressure on my ex when i discovered she was already on benefits and not in a position to pay as well as threatening no contact with our son.
Acrually I am not certain whether I discontinued or just stopped progressing it. Does it make a difference?
If you discontinued it then you can NOT start it again
This means if you issue again it will be struck out as an abuse of process
If you withdrew or discontinued then this will be the position
If you just stopped, ie did not progress the claim further rather than discontinue then you may be able to revive it if you make an application to the Court and convince a Judge to allow you to
Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
How do I check whether I have withdrawn or discontinued my application. I simply cannot remember
How do I check whether i have discontinued or withdrawn my application. I simply cannot remember
You need to ask the Court.
Does that clarify?
Thanks. Thats clear.