|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 286 (Jan)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Aldous, Robert Walker and Keene LJJ
|Representation||Michael Silverleaf QC and Giles Fernando (instructed by Bird & Bird) for the claimant.|
|Philip Punwar (instructed by Reid Minty) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||30 January 2002|
Conflict of laws - Contract - Proper law of contract - Defendant resident in Germany - Defendant making undertaking - Defendant breaching undertaking - Claimant issuing proceedings for breach - Defendant disputing jurisdiction of English courts - Judge holding proceedings within jurisdiction of English courts - Judge giving directions as to future conduct of proceedings - Whether judge correct - 1, Art 4 - CPR 11(7).