Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 136 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWCA Civ 1237
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Buxton, Tuckey and Maurice Kay LJJ

Representation Ian Gatt QC and Thomas Leech (instructed by Herbert Smith) for the fourth defendant, AMB Generali Holding AG.
  Jonathan Nash (instructed by Barlow Lyde & Gilbert and Reynolds Porter Chamberlain) for the first and second defendants, Manches and Sprecher Grier Halberstam.
  Nicholas Davidson QC (instructed by DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary UK LLP) for the third defendant, Portner & Jaskel.
  Nicholas Strauss QC, Duncan Matthews QC and Sa'ad Hossain (instructed by Slaughter & May) for the claimant.
  Timothy Carlisle (instructed by Sykes Andreson) for the second Pt 20 respondent, Mr Merrifield.
Judgment Dates: 10 November 2005

Catchwords

Solicitor - Authority - Warranty - Client's name - Solicitor acting for client in proceedings - Whether solicitor giving warranty as to client's name.

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