|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 149|
|Court:||Queens Bench Division, Commercial Court|
|Representation||Nicholas Chambers QC, Joe Smoutha and Professor Christopher Greenwood (instructed by LeBoeuf, Lamb, Green & MacRae) for the plaintiff.|
|David Donaldson QC and Stephen Nathan QC (instructed by Landau & Scanlan) for the defendants.|
|Judgment Dates:||23 April 1998|
Conflict of laws - Foreign law - Recognition - Public policy - Seizure of property - Foreign state passing resolution - Resolution purporting to transfer assets to state-owned company - Whether English court should refuse to recognise validity of resolution on grounds of public policy.