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PRACTICE: Abusing the system

03 June 2016  

Elaina Bailes assesses recent case law on abuse of process

It is well established that there are two categories of abuse of process under English law (as set out in the leading case of Johnson v Gore Wood & Co [2000]):

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Aldi Stores Ltd v WSP Group plc & ors [2007] EWCA Civ 1260

    Clutterbuck & anor v Al Amoudi [2014] EWHC 383 (Ch)

    Clutterbuck & anor v Cleghorn [2015] EWHC 2558 (Ch)

    Henderson v Henderson (1843) 3 Hare 100

    Johnson v Gore Wood & Co [2000] UKHL 65

    Otkritie Capital International Ltd & anor v Threadneedle Asset Management Ltd & anor [2015] EWHC 2329 (Comm)