judy.legal
Login Register

EZE OKOROCHA, ESQ v. JOHN WILLIAMS DONG

(2017) JELR 37430 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  CA/L/1206/2015(R)  •  23 Nov 2017  •  Nigeria

Coram
MOHAMMED LAWAL GARBA JCA; YARGATA BYENCHIT NIMPAR JCA; ABIMBOLA OSARUGUE OBASEKI-ADEJUMO JCA;

Judgement

MOHAMMED LAWAL GARBA, J.C.A.(Delivering the Lead Ruling):The Applicant prays that Court for the following orders on the face of the Motion on Notion filed on the 3rd December, 2015:

"1. AN ORDER extending the time within which the Appellant/Applicant ("Applicant") may seek leave to appeal as a party interested in the matter against the judgment of the Honourable Justice I. N. Buba, of the Federal High Court, Lagos Division, delivered on 23/06/2015, in SUIT NO. FHC/L/CP/922/2011 JOHN WILLIAN DONG V. JND PROJECTS LIMITED by which judgment the learned trial judge made negative and highly damaging indictment and prejudicial pronouncements against the person of the Appellant, in the practice of his profession as a Legal Practitioner, the Appellant not being a party to the suit then pending before Honourable judge, without the said Court ordering the joinder of the Appellant or affording him a hearing in the matter.

2. AN ORDER granting leave to the applicant to file its Notice and Grounds of…

There's more. Sign in to continue reading

JUDY is the comprehensive database of case law and legislation from Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria. Gain seamless access to over 20,000 cases, recent judgments, statutes, and rules of court.


Get started   Login