Emirates NBBPJSC v Smith

Barrister:

Area of law:

Nick Pointon

24 May 2013

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.