Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 157 (Mar)
Court: Chancery Division

Park J

Representation Stephen Davies QC (instructed by Brindley Twist Tafft & James) for the petitioner.
  Christopher Boardman (instructed by Ralph Davis) for the respondents.
Judgment Dates: 12 March 2002


Bankruptcy - Judgment debt - Petition - Creditor presenting bankruptcy petition against first respondent on basis of judgment debt - Creditor subsequently assigning judgment debt to petitioner - Registrar ordering case management conference in respect of various issues arising in bankruptcy proceedings - Parties making various applications to court at same time - Directions given for case management - Whether applications should be granted.

The Case

Where, as in the instant case, a case management conference had been ordered in bankruptcy proceedings, and there were several issues and applications to be decided, the court would not limit itself only to deciding those applications, but would also make comments and give directions for the progress of the proceedings.

Practice Areas

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