Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 323 (Jul)
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Mercantile List

Judge Norris QC

Representation Leslie Kosmin QC, Alaistair Wyvill and Nicholas Khan (instructed by Wragge & Co) for the claimant.
  David Oliver QC and Aidan Robertson (instructed by Denton Wilde Sapte) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 25 January 2002


Injunction - Interlocutory - Specific performance - Contract for the supply of chassis for motor vehicle production - Defendant supplier in receivership - Receivers seeking further funds from claimant to guarantee supply - Claimant issuing proceedings - Claimant seeking injunction for specific performance of supply contract - Duration of contractual requirements - Whether balance of convenience supporting injunction.

The Case

The court allowed an application by the claimant motor vehicle manufacturer against the defendant chassis supplier, which was in receivership, for an injunction requiring continued supply of chassis under the agreement; the duration of the injunction to be until trial.

Practice Areas

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