|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 185 (Nov)|
Henderson J (Judgment delivered extempore)
|Representation||Gabriel Moss QC and William Wilson (instructed by Sidley Austin LLP) for the claimant.|
|Stephen Midwinter appeared for the first defendant.|
|Richard Snowdon and Mary Stokes (instructed by Weil Gottshal & Manges LLP) for the second defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||17 November 2009|
Conflict of Laws - Bankruptcy - Parallel proceedings - Bankruptcy proceedings in New York - English court proceedings for distribution of English trust assets - Risk of conflicting judgments - Claimant seeking letter of request to New York court - Whether appropriate to suggest allocation of issues between jurisdictions.