Kingdom of Spain v Christie, Manson and Woods Ltd: 1986

The court questioned the basis of the cause of action asserted in Austria -v- Day.


Sir Nicolas Browne-Wilkinson VC


[1986] 1 WLR 1120


CitedEmperor of Austria v Day and Kossuth 1861
The defendants had printed banknotes in London. Kossuth intended to use the notes in Hungary after overthrowing the Emperor of Austria by revolution. The Emperor obtained an injunction restraining the defendants from continuing to manufacture them. . .

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CitedMbasogo, President of the State of Equatorial Guinea and Another v Logo Ltd and others CA 23-Oct-2006
Foreign Public Law Not Enforceable Here
The claimant alleged a conspiracy by the defendants for his overthrow by means of a private coup d’etat. The defendants denied that the court had jurisdiction. The claimants appealed dismissal of their claim to damages.
Held: The claims were . .
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Torts – Other

Updated: 17 May 2022; Ref: scu.245565