Litigation Recent Decisions 02/08/94

Challenging subpoena duces tecum for irregularity

Khanna v Lovell White Durrant (1994) . (Ch.D (Sir Donald Nicholls V-C) 5.7.94.)

Summary: Validity of subpoena duces tecum requiring documents to be produced before the date of the main trial confirmed under the court's inherent jurisdiction.

Application by subpoena'd witness to set aside a subpoena duces tecum where the subpoena called for the documents to be produced on a day other than that fixed for the main trial pursuant to RSC O.38 r.14(1) .