Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 348 (Jul)
Court: Queen's Bench Division
Judge:

Butterfield J

Representation Paul Downes (instructed by Wacks Caller, Manchester) for the claimant.
  Robert Onslow (instructed by Killeen & Associates, Birmingham) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 24 July 2002

Catchwords

Contract - Construction - Service agreement - Non-competition clause - Claimant company closed user buying group - Former members of claimant leaving and setting up new closed user buying group - Claimant claiming defendants acting in breach of clause in service agreement - Whether defendants parties to service agreement - Whether clause enforceable.

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