Arts and Antiques Ltd v Richards and Others: ComC 5 Nov 2013

The court was asked whether the findings of a private arbitration could be relied upon as between other parties in an abuse of process argument.

Hamblen J
[2013] EWHC 3361 (Comm)
England and Wales
CitedRust v Abbey Life Assurance Co ltd CA 1979
Delay in objection indicated assent to contract
The court was asked whether a binding contract had been concluded between an applicant for an investment in property bonds and the insurance company offering such bonds when, in response to an application form submitted by the applicant, accompanied . .

Cited by:
CitedOMV Petrom Sa v Glencore International Ag ComC 7-Feb-2014
The claimant sought to have struck out as abuse of process parts of the defence, saying that the factual issues raised had already been resolved in arbitration proceedings, but as against a different oarty. The defendant replied that the arbitration . .

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Arbitration, Litigation Practice, Contract

Updated: 25 November 2021; Ref: scu.517383