Al-Hezaimi & ors (defendants/appellants) v TAQA Investment Company & ors (claimants/respondents)

Wednesday 17 April 2024

By Appellant’s Notice filed on 25 October 2022 the First and Third Defendants appeal paragraphs the Order of Joanne Wicks KC (sitting as a High Court Judge) dated 4 October 2022 by which she dismissed the First Defendant’s counterclaim and ordered costs.

Background – The First Claimant and the First Defendant, are businessmen and former business partners. Their relationship broke down and the parties have since been involved in various proceedings both in England and Saudi Arabia. By a Settlement Deed dated 19 June 2019 (“the Settlement Deed”), the parties settled certain claims and proceedings between them. The questions arising in these proceedings are (1) as to the extent of the claims settled by the Settlement Deed and (2) whether it should be rectified.

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