Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2009] All ER (D) 273 (Feb)
Neutral Citation: [2009] EWHC 73 (TCC)
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Technology and Construction Court
Judge:

Coulson J

Representation Calum Lamont (instructed by Anne-Marie Porisse) for the claimant.
  Michael Black QC (instructed by Nabarro LLP) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 21 January 2009

Catchwords

Arbitration - Adjudication - Construction contract - Jurisdiction - Parties entering into construction contract - Dispute arising between parties - Whether adjudicator having jurisdiction over dispute between parties - Whether pt 8 proceedings abuse of process.

The Case

Arbitration Adjudication. Queen's Bench Division, Technology and Construction Court: The court ruled that it had jurisdiction over a CPR Pt8 claim in which the claimant sought to challenge the appointment of an adjudicator to decide the defendant's claim for payment of sums due under a construction contract between the parties.

Practice Areas

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