79. Requirement for partnership to be carrying on business in the jurisdiction.

79.     Requirement for partnership to be carrying on business in the jurisdiction.

Partners1 may only sue or be sued in the name of the firm2 if they carry on business within the jurisdiction at the time when the cause of action accrued3. If the firm has an office of its own in England and Wales at which a partner or manager is in control carrying on the business, that is sufficient4. The fact that a partner resides in, or comes regularly to, England or Wales for the purpose of transacting business for the