Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 325 (Oct)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Park J

Representation Michael Gadd (instructed by Henmans, Oxford) for the claimants.
  Guy Newey QC (instructed by Amhurst Brown Colombotti) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 22 October 2002

Catchwords

Costs - Security for costs - Application - Timing of application.

The Case

The claimants' application for an order for security for costs in relation to its counterclaim against the defendant was dismissed on the ground, inter alia, that it was too close to the commencement of the trial for such an order to be made.

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