Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 100 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Chadwick, Smith and Wilson LJJ

Representation Robert Hildyard QC and Andrew Clutterbuck (instructed by Simmons & Simmons) for the claimant.
  The first and second defendants did not appear and were not represented.
  Sue Prevezer QC and Stephen Houseman (instructed by Bingham McCutchen LLP) for the third defendant.
Judgment Dates: 8 November 2005

Catchwords

Practice - Adjournment of proceedings - Appeal - Determination of balance of injustice - Whether appropriate to adjourn or dismiss appeal where appellants failing to appear at hearing.

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