Emirates NBBPJSC v Smith

2013

Barrister: Nicholas Pointon
Area of Law: Commercial Dispute Resolution
Summary: Defending a claim for the enforcement of a loan agreement made in Dubai and governed by the laws of the United Arab Emirates, issued in the English courts after a delay of 12 years. Raising issues of lex causaue / lex fori concerning the application of foreign limitation periods offending English public policy.