When considering allowing proceedings here, the court must consider the the effect on related proceedings in another jurisdiction.
The Hon Mr Justice Moore-Bick
 EWHC 2632 (Comm)
England and Wales
Cited – Islamic Republic of Pakistan v Zardari and others ComC 6-Oct-2006
The claimant alleged that the defendants had funded the purchase of various properties by secret and unlawful commissions taken by them whilst in power in Pakistan. They sought to recover the proceeds. They now sought permission to serve proceedings . .
Appeal from – Limit (No 3) Ltd and others v PDV Insurance Company CA 11-Apr-2005
There had been substantial oil leaks in Venezuela, which had been insured and then re-insured in London. Permission had been given to serve the defendant out of the jurisdiction, but that permission had been set aside. The claimant now appealed.
Updated: 12 January 2022; Ref: scu.187556