Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 279 (Mar)
Court: Queen's Bench Division
Judge:

Morison J

Representation Michael McParland (instructed by Foot Anstey Sargent) for the claimant.
  Michael Nolan (instructed by Lloyd & Co) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 19 March 2002

Catchwords

Conflict of laws - Jurisdiction - Challenge to jurisdiction - Civil and commercial matters - Consumer contracts - Claimant a consumer domiciled in England - Defendant domiciled in Italy - Negotiations taking place in Italy - Agreement concluded by fax sent to claimant in England - Claimant issuing proceedings in English courts - Defendant applying to have proceedings stayed - Whether claimant entitled to pursue action in England - , arts 2, 13 and 14.

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