|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 989|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Brooke and Robert Walker LJJ
|Representation||Nigel Lawrence (instructed by Michael W Halsall, Newton Le Willows) for the claimants.|
|Nigel Gilmore QC (instructed by Weightmans, Liverpool) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||1 September 1999|
Practice - Judgment - Setting aside - Whether court entitled to consider delay before issue of summons on an application to set aside default judgment - Whether explanation for delay was condition precedent to exercise of court's discretion under Civil Procedure Rules - CCR Ord 37, r 4 - Civil Procedure Rules, Pts 1, 13.