|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 27 (Jul)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Dame Elizabeth Butler-Sloss P, Thorpe and Buxton LJJ
|Representation||Augustus Ullstein QC (instructed by Clintons) for the wife.|
|Robert Seabrook QC and Neil Sanders (instructed by Collyer-Bristow) for the husband.|
|Judgment Dates:||2 July 2002|
Divorce - Practice - Stay of proceedings - Discretionary stay - Balance of fairness and convenience - Appropriate forum - Concurrent divorce proceedings in England and Nigeria - Judge granting husband's application for stay of English proceedings - Whether judge in error - s 5(6).