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Service period extended to allow for synchronized service on defendants (Public Institution for Social Security v Amouzegar)

Service period extended to allow for synchronized service on defendants (Public Institution for Social Security v Amouzegar)
Published on: 27 May 2020
Published by: LexisPSL
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Dispute Resolution analysis: The court granted an extension of time for service of the claim form on the basis that the claimant sought a nine-figure freezing order against a number of defendants and synchronicity of service and confidentiality of proceedings as against all defendants was essential to ensure success of injunctive relief. This approach was taken, notwithstanding that it was a case involving a potential limitation defence. Written by Natalie Todd, partner, and Anastasia Tropsha, trainee solicitor, at PCB Litigation. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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