Airbus Industrie Gie v Patel and Others: CA 12 Aug 1996

The policy allowing restraint of foreign proceedings was not limited to protecting proceedings here. An injunction to restrain proceedings given here after a dismissal of a similar case in the US was proper.


Times 12-Aug-1996, Gazette 02-Oct-1996


England and Wales


Appeal fromAirbus Industrie Gie v Patel and Others QBD 21-May-1996
A court may grant an anti-suit injunction restricting proceedings but only very rarely. . .

Cited by:

Appeal fromAirbus Industrie G I E v Patel and Others HL 2-Apr-1999
An Indian Airlines Airbus A-320 crashed at Bangalore airport after an internal Indian flight. The plaintiff passengers lived in England. Proceedings began in Bangalore against the airline and the airport authority. The natural forum was the . .
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Litigation Practice, International

Updated: 31 January 2022; Ref: scu.77690