Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 57 (Mar)
Court: Chancery Division

Launcelot Henderson QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court

Representation James Bonney QC and Rupert D'Cruz (instructed by Sohal & Co, Greenford) for the claimant.
  Guy Newey QC (instructed by McEwen Parkinson) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 6 March 2002


Practice - Summary judgment - Leave to defend - Claimant seeking summary judgment in respect of claim for specific performance - Whether defendant having reasonable prospect of success.

The Case

The claimant's application, under CPR Pt24, for summary judgment in respect of a claim for specific performance compelling the defendant to sell a leasehold interest in a hotel was dismissed as, on the facts of the instant case, the matter should continue to trial.

Practice Areas

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