Benedetti and Another v Sawiris and Others: ChD 21 Jul 2009

Orders consequential on the main judgement to apportion liability as between the various defendants.


Patten LJ


[2009] EWHC 1806 (Ch)




England and Wales


Principle JudgBenedetti and Another v Sawiris and Others ChD 15-Jun-2009
The claimant sought payment for his services to the defendants for his work in facilitating a substantial buy out of an Italian energy company.
Held: The claim succeeded on a quantum meruit basis to the extent of 75m euros but not otherwise. . .

Cited by:

First Instance consequentialsBenedetti v Sawiris and Others CA 16-Dec-2010
The claimant had claimed a reward for his role in securing a very substantial business deal for the defendants. The judge had rejected claims in contract but had awarded a sum of 67m Euros on a quantum meruit basis. He appealed saying that the award . .
First instance consequential judgmentBenedetti v Sawiris and Others SC 17-Jul-2013
The claimant appealed against reduction of the sum awarded on his claim for a quantum meruit after helping to facilitate a very substantial business deal for the defendants.
Held: The correct approach to the amount to be paid by way of a . .
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Contract, Equity

Updated: 30 July 2022; Ref: scu.349094