In brief: Open justice – CPR Part 5.4C(2) (Dring v Cape Distribution Ltd & Others)

16th January 2018

A number of Tanfield Chambers members regularly contribute “In brief” articles to Lexis PSL. This article was first published by Lexis®PSL on 2nd January 2018.

“Dispute Resolution analysis: Andrew Butler, barrister at Tanfield Chambers, London, considers the case of Dring v Cape Distribution Ltd & others [2017] EWHC 3154 (QB). An interested party was permitted to see certain documents which had been the subject of disclosure in asbestos litigation and included in the trial bundles, even though the claims had settled before judgment was given.”

The full article can be viewed here.

Team: Andrew Butler KC
Expertise: Commercial Disputes, International Dispute Resolution


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