|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 219 (Oct)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Thorpe, May LJJ and Bodey J
|Representation||John MacDonald QC and Mark Emanuel (instructed by Bolt Burdon) for the wife.|
|Jonathan Marks QC (instructed by John Welch & Stammers, Witney) for the husband.|
|Judgment Dates:||16 October 2002|
Practice and procedure - Abuse of process - Striking out of action - Compromise of proceedings - Further proceedings - Finality of litigation - Judge finding wife issuing proceedings against husband in tort following compromise of ancillary relief proceedings an abuse of process.