|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 06 (Mar)|
|Neutral Citation:|| UKSC 13|
Lord Neuberger P, Lord Mance, Lord Clarke, Lord Sumption and Lord Hodge SCJJ
|Representation||Thomas de la Mare QC and Andrew Scott (instructed by Farrer & Co LLP) for AMTF.|
|Hugh Mercer QC and Pierre Janusz (instructed by Zimmers Solicitors) for MMGR.|
|Judgment Dates:||1 March 2017|
Conflict of laws - Jurisdiction - Civil and commercial matters - Jurisdiction in matter relating to tort of inducing breach of contract of exclusive jurisdiction clause - Place where harmful event occurred or may occur - Appellant company alleging that its former clients being induced by respondent company to issue proceedings against appellant in Germany and to advance causes of action under German law in breach of exclusive jurisdiction and applicable law clauses contained in their contracts with appellant - Appellant commencing proceedings in London, against respondent, based on English law tort of inducing breach of contract, seeking both damages and injunctive relief - Whether relevant harm occurring in England or Germany - Whether English courts having jurisdiction to hear appellant's claim against respondent - , art 5.3.