Service: Late delivery

Applications for extensions of time for service of a claim form are risky and should be avoided. Ian Meikle reports on the latest Court of Appeal guidance

Cases Referenced

  • Al-Zahra (PVT) Hospital & ors v DDM [2019] EWCA Civ 1103
  • Anderton v Clwyd County Council (No.2) [2002] EWCA Civ 933
  • Bayat Telephone Systems International Inc & ors v Cecil & ors [2011] EWCA Civ 135
  • Hashtroodi v Hancock [2004] EWCA Civ 652
  • Hoddinott & ors v Persimmon Homes (Wessex) Ltd [2007] EWCA Civ 1203