Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 265 (Apr)
Neutral Citation: [2006] EWHC 872 (Comm)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Commercial Court)

Jonathan Hirst QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court

Representation Richard Millet QC (instructed by SJ Berwin LLP) and Richard Slowe of SJ Berwin LLP for the first, third and fourth defendants.
  Dominic Dowley QC and Andrew Bruce (instructed by Macfarlanes) for the claimants.
Judgment Dates: 28 April 2006


Practice - Summary judgment - Claim brought in respect of failed investment scheme - Whether defendants entitled to summary judgment - CPR Pt 24.

The Case

In the circumstances of the case, it was not appropriate to grant the first, third and fourth defendants summary judgment on a claim arising out of a failed investment in the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan.

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