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Libel Claim Struck Out As Abuse Of Process On Proportionality Grounds

Kasche v. Gray & Anor QBD, 23/7/10

Stadlen J struck out as an abuse of process a libel action in which even if the claimant were successful on liability, she would be awarded only very modest damages which would be so disproportionate to the money and time which would be incurred in respect of the litigation and consequent trial.

November 22, 2010 · Editorial Team · Comments Closed
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