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Garcia v Total Gabon

United Kingdom - May 3 2017 The court granted a stay of proceedings to the second defendant in Garcia v (1) BIH (UK) Ltd (2) Total Gabon SA (3) Sigma Offshore SARL [2017] EWHC…

Sarah Venn.

Staying proceedings against “a necessary and proper party”: A pragmatic approach

United Kingdom - May 3 2017 English courts are averse to the risk of parallel litigation in multiple jurisdictions. For this reason, where an English defendant is correctly sued…

Wright v Lewis Silkin [2016] EWCA Civ 1308, appealing [2015] EWHC 1897 (QB)

United Kingdom - February 21 2017 In negligence case Wright v Lewis Silkin [2016] EWCA Civ 1308, solicitors were successful on appeal: the client’s loss of chance was too remote and…

Stevensdrake Ltd v Hunt [2016] EWHC 342 (Ch)

United Kingdom - June 21 2016 Solicitors, Stevensdrake, sought payment of costs from insolvency practitioner, Hunt. As liquidator, Hunt took action against two former…