Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 268 (Oct)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 1427
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Ward, Mance LJJ and Sir Martin Nourse

Representation Richard Roberts (instructed by Saunders Kemp, Canterbury) for the claimant.
  James Aldridge (instructed by Beachcroft Wansbroughs) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 18 October 2002


Practice and procedure - Judgment - Duty to give reasons - Judge failing to give reasons for decision on critical issue in case.

The Case

On the facts of the instant case, it was not possible for the claimant to know why the judge had rejected her case from the judgment he had given, and accordingly the matter would be sent back to the High Court for a rehearing.

Practice Areas

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