Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2001] All ER (D) 326 (Dec)
Neutral Citation: [2001] UKPC 58
Court: Privy Council

Lord Slynn of Hadley, Lord Hoffmann, Lord Rodger of Earlsferry, Sir Martin Nourse and Sir Kenneth Keith

Judgment Dates: 17 December 2001


Practice - Pre-trial or post-trial relief - Mareva injunction - Interlocutory injunction - Respondent obtaining world-wide injunction against estate held by appellant as executrix - Appellant seeking to discharge injunction - Whether injunction should be discharged.

The Case

The Privy Council refused to discharge an interlocutory Mareva injunction which had been obtained by the respondent against assets held by the appellant as the executrix of the estate of her husband, in circumstances where the respondents had made out an arguable case before the court.

Practice Areas

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