Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 162 (Jan)
Court: Chancery Division

Judge Rich QC sitting as a judge of the High Court

Representation Andrew Clutterbuck (instructed by Eversheds) for the first claimant.
  Thomas Moody-Stuart (instructed by DLA, Manchester) for the first defendant.
Judgment Dates: 23 January 2002


Practice - Striking out - Action - First defendant seeking to strike out first claimant's statement of case - Whether application should be granted - CPR 3.4.

The Case

The first defendant's application to strike out paragraphs of the first claimant's statement of case on the inquiry into the first defendant's quantum, following a finding of liability for breach of fiduciary duty, would be dismissed to allow the court a fuller scope to examine the issues at the inquiry.

Practice Areas

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