Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 275 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Waller, Dyson and Neuberger LJJ

Representation John Gruffydd (instructed by E Rex Makin, Liverpool) for the claimants.
  Gordan Exall (instructed by DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary UK LLP, Birmingham) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 22 November 2005

Catchwords

Practice - Service - Service at place of business - Defendant renting out property - Agent of defendant collecting rent from property on weekly basis - Whether property place of business - Civil Procedure Rules 1998, SI 1998/3132, CPR 6.5.

The Case

Service at a property rented out by the defendant landlord at which his agent attended to collect rent on a weekly basis was not service at a place of business for the purposes of CPR6.5.

Practice Areas

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