Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 373 (Jan)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 289
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Schiemann LJ and Sir Christopher Staughton

Representation Rosana Bailey (instructed by Brooks & Co, Leatherhead) for the claimant.
  Rupert Higgins (instructed by Heckford Norton, Stevenage) for W.
Judgment Dates: 31 January 2002

Catchwords

Judgment - Default judgment - Setting aside judgment - Claimant obtaining default judgment against sixth defendant - Whether state of pleadings justifying grant of default judgment.

The Case

On the facts of the instant case, the state of the pleadings had not justified the granting of a default judgment.

Practice Areas

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