|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 447 (Mar)|
|Representation||David Ashton (instructed by Fisher Jones Greenwood) for the first defendant.|
|Gilead Cooper (instructed by Ince & Co) for the Pt 20 defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||27 March 2002|
Practice - Striking out - Action - First defendant's husband selling shares in company to claimant - Parties entering into agreement granting first defendant option to purchase shares in company - Court deciding on true construction of option agreement - First defendant issuing Pt 20 proceedings against solicitor's firm instructed to exercise share option - First defendant applying to amend particulars of claim - First defendant applying to strike action out - Whether action should be struck out - Whether court should permit amendment of particulars of claim.