Ukrainian judgment refused recognition where flagrant breach of right to fair trial (Court of Appeal)
Resource type: Legal Update: Case Report
Published on 07-Mar-2012
In Merchant International Company Ltd v Natsionalna Aktsionerna Kompaniia Naftogaz  EWCA Civ 196, the Court of Appeal considered an appeal against a decision of Steel J. Steel J had refused to set aside a default judgment obtained on the basis of a Ukrainian Commercial Court judgment that the Supreme Commercial Court of Ukraine had set aside.
Note: The Supreme Court refused permission to appeal on 26 July 2012.
PLC Dispute Resolution
The full text of this resource is available by logging in or by requesting a trial. If you have any questions, please contact us or your Practical Law Account Executive.
A free trial will give you:
Unlimited access to our online legal know-how services during the trial period
Full training and support
Four issues of Practical Law The Journal, the companion to Practical Law online
Weekly update e-mails on current legal developments in your practice area