Dar Al Arkan Real Estate Development Co and Another v Al Refai and Others: CA 23 May 2014

The court considered the extra-territorial reach of proceedings for civil contempt against the director of a foreign company which has instituted proceedings in this jurisdiction but has not complied with an order of the court where the director is a foreign national and outside the jurisdiction.

Richards, Beatson, Briggs LJJ
[2014] EWCA Civ 715
England and Wales
Appeal fromDar Al Arkan Real Estate Development Company and Another v Al-Sayed Bader Hashim Al Refai and Others ComC 11-Apr-2014
Applications as to management of committal application. Andrew Smith J had ruled in favour of the applicant/defendant that without notice orders made against them should be discharged because the claimants had misled the court and failed to comply . .

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Contempt of Court

Updated: 03 December 2021; Ref: scu.525868