|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 1394|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Commercial Court|
|Representation||Philip Edey (instructed by Jackson Parton) for E.|
|Steven Berry and Phillipa Hopkins (instructed by Holman Fenwick & Willan) for S.|
|Judgment Dates:||8 December 1999|
Conflict of laws - Succession - Foreign company - German company merging after commencement of arbitration - Whether new company assumed rights of old company - Whether English law permitted new company to assume position of old company in arbitration.