|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 376 (Dec)|
|Representation||Richard Sheldon QC, Robin Dicker QC, Fidelis Oditah and Felicity Toube (instructed by Lovells) for the applicants.|
|John Brisby QC, Chrstopher Harrison, Richard Hill, Orlando Fraser, and Andrew de Mestre (instructed by Rowe & Maw) for the respondents.|
|Judgment Dates:||21 December 2001|
Statement of claim - Amendment - Leave to amend - Liquidators bringing action against certain companies alleging intent to defraud - Court setting trial date - Applicants seeking to re-amend points of claim and points of reply - Respondents objecting on grounds that re- amendments would raise new matters and add to preparation for trial - Whether re-amendments should be permitted.