Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 393 (Mar)
Court: Chancery Division

Blackburne J

Representation The debtor appeared by his representative.
  Lloyd Tamlyn (instructed by Richards Butler) for the respondent.
Judgment Dates: 25 March 2002


Statutory demand - Application to set aside statutory demand - Appeal - Application to extend time to set side statutory demand - Whether application should be allowed out of time - Whether debtor having valid counterclaim to debt.

The Case

On an appeal, out of time, for an extension of time to appeal against a dismissal of an application to set aside a statutory demand, the court in dismissing the appeal, held that the debtor had failed to establish a triable issue sufficient to amount to a counterclaim.

Practice Areas

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