Section 290: Limitation of costs where pecuniary claim could have been brought in patents county court [Repealed]
Section (290.01 - 290.02) last updated April 2014
s.290(6) is also relevant
This section imposed a costs sanction on any claimant who without good reason brought a case in the Patents Court which he could have brought in the patents county court, if he recovered damages of less than a certain figure.
Section 290 has been repealed by the Courts and Legal Services Act 1990.