Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2009] All ER (D) 24 (Sep)
Neutral Citation: [2009] EWHC 2139 (TCC)
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Technology and Construction Court
Judge:

Clarke J

Representation Manus McMullan (instructed by Clyde & Co) for the claimant.
  Jeffrey Terry (instructed by DWF LLP) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 18 August 2009

Catchwords

Claim form - Extension of time for service - Claimant's application for extension of time for service of particulars of claim - Grant of extension of time for service - Defendant's application to set aside extension - Whether court should set aside extension - CPR 7.6.

The Case

Claim form Extension of time for service. Queens Bench Division, Technology and Construction Court held that where the claimant had not demonstrated a good reason for seeking an ex parte extension of time for service of its claim form and particulars of claim, then, under established case law, the extension order would be set aside.

Practice Areas

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